Historical Events

Youth Python Hunt 2022 JULY 28~29, 2022

JULY 28~29, 2022 2022, 4th Year Youth Python Hunt. Apply to the Florida FWC Youth Hunting Program to hunt in the Everglades.  ...

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FAA Airboaters Unity Weekend July 08-10, 2022

July 8-10, 2022 FAA Airboaters Unity Weekend July 8~10, 2022 FAA Airboaters Unity Weekend on Lake Okeechobee will be yet another great ...

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LOAA Airboat & Buggy Show June 25, 2022

JUNE 25, 2022 Lake Okeechobee Airboat Association (LOAA) is having its annual Airboat and Buggy show at J & S Fish Camp ...

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2nd Annual Sporting Clays Invitational June 14, 2022

June 14th, 2022 Father’s Day Weekend Fun Shoot  As of May 17, 2022 we are offering 4 person shoot teams for a ...

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LOAA Trash Fish Tournament June 12, 2022

June 12, 20221 OKEECHOBEE — The 13th Annual Lake Okeechobee Airboat Association Trash Fish Tournament will be held on Saturday, June 12, ...

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Airboat & Buggy Show May 21 & 22, 2022

MAY 21~22, 2022 MAY 21~22, 2022 = Broward CountyAirboat & Halftrack Conservation Club Airboat Show will be held at BergeronRodeo Grounds, Davie, ...

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Nationwide Leader of Hunter Safety Conference May 16 & May 18, 2022

May 16 & May 18, 2022 MAY 16, 2022  Python Hunter’s dinner FSCA will be catering this dinner to hunters involved. MAY ...

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Electric Bike Raffle at the NWTF Banquet Drawing May 14, 2022

Event Details for Raffle AOSTIRMOTOR ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKE S07-C  Winning Ticket drawn at the NWTF/FSCA Annual Banquet Saturday, May 14th, 2022, from 6~10 PM ...

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28th Annual FSCA Banquet May 14, 2022

May 14, 2022 Join fellow conservation Supporters and Sportsmen for the 2022 National Wild Turkey Federation/FSCA Banquet and Dinner. Cash Bar | ...

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South Florida Outdoor Expo April 22-24. 2022

April 22~24, 2022  The Florida Outdoor Expo at South Florida fairgrounds. FSCA will have a booth, so visit us.It’s the ultimate event ...

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Earth Day on the Kissimmee River April 30, 2022

April 30, 2022 April 22nd is a big day in Kissimmee (and all around the world). That’s because it’s Earth Day! Every ...

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Florida Airboat Association quarterly meeting April 02, 2022

April 02, 2022 Florida Airboat Association quarterly meeting at Grape Hammock Fish Camp ~ 1400 Grape Hammock Rd. Lake Wales, FL 33898 ...

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Light It Up Blue Airboaters for Autism Awareness April 02, 2022

Light It Up Blue Airboaters for Autism Awareness APRIL 2, 2022 = 1450 Shady Oaks Dr, Lake Wales, FL 33898 at 02:00 ...

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YHPF Youth Gator Hunt in STA 5 for alligators March 18-20, 2022

MARCH 18~20, 2022 YHPF Youth Hunt in STA 5 for alligators Huntmaster will be Billy Boatwright. Members of the Florida Sportsmen Conservation ...

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SFWMD Recreational Public Forum March 14, 2022

MARCH 14, 2022 Recreational Public Forum  MARCH 14, 2022  SFWMD recreation meeting at 5 pm at the South Florida Water Management District ...

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Youth Turkey & Hog Hunt in Grass Island

MARCH 11~13, 2022 Youth Turkey & Hog Hunt in Grass Island Youth Turkey & Hog Hunt in Grass Island Hunter Master will ...

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Youth Gator Hunt in DuPuis Management Area

Youth Gator Hunt in DuPuis Management Area MARCH 4~6, 2022 = YHPF Youth Hunt in DuPuis Management Area for alligators for three ...

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Youth Gator Hunt in STA 2 MARCH 4~6, 2022

Youth Gator Hunt in STA 2 MARCH 4~6, 2022 = YHPF Youth Hunt in STA 2 for alligators five youth hunter’s Huntmaster ...

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YHPF Youth Hunt in STA 2 for alligators MARCH 4~6, 2022

MARCH 4~6, 2022 YHPF Youth Hunt in STA 2 for alligators five youth hunter’s Huntmaster is Lauresa Musgrove this Hunt run by ...

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Youth Gator Hunt in DuPuis Management Area

MARCH 4~6, 2022 YHPF Youth Hunt in STA 2 for alligators five youth hunter’s Huntmaster is Lauresa Musgrove this Hunt run by ...

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Annual Outdoor Youth Day February 5, 2022 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

February 5, 2022 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM At the Everglades Youth Camp 12100 Seminole Pratt Whitney Rood $10.00 Entrance Fee, includes ...

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James Harbaugh at Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation

The meeting will occur at the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Conference Room located at 8535 Northlake Blvd. West Palm Beach, ...

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Hunting Heritage Banquet

NWTF Palm Beach Chapter, Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 2010, 3600 RCA Blvd, Palm Beach Garden FL 33410

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Plant a Tree for Marjorie Day

Each July FSCA celebrates Plant a Tree for Marjorie Day. By planting a tree in honor of a person who, like Marjory ...

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Electric Bike Raffle

Are You Ready to Win This Alostirmoter?

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Project Eagle Environmental Cleanup

FSCA volunteers lend a hand in cleaning up local lakes and waterways during the FWC’s annual Project Eagle environmental cleanup.

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Adopt-a-Boat-Ramp

FSCA participates in the FWC’s Adopt-a Boat Ramp program

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Area Wildlife Summit for the Treasure Coast

We annually host a Treasure Coast Wildlife Management area summit to allow user groups to coordinate on problems in our local WMA’s

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Annual Conservation of Wildlife Habitat

Every year prior to the peak period in which native wildlife is expected to produce offspring, FSCA volunteers work with members of ...

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Coordinated with SFWMD and WRAC for Recreational Access

Helped SFWMD form WRAC Rec committee making sure all their lands have all the recreational opportunities possible

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Worked with FWC to Develop Rules for Land Acquisition

Helped the FWC set rules for three new land acquisitions

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Annual Alligator Hunt Kickoff Party

Held our first annual alligator hunt kickoff party at Belle Glade Marina on Lake Okeechobee

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Kids Fishing Day Event

FSCA volunteers have participated in the annual Kids Fishing Day event sponsored by the West Palm Beach Fishing Club.

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Naturescaping John D. MacArthur State Park

In conjunction with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) FSCA volunteers participated in real Florida naturescaping in John D. MacArthur State ...

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Fort Pierce Cattlemen’s Parade

Volunteers provide swamp buggy rides in the Ft. Pierce Cattlemen’s parade and the Belle Glade Black Gold parade

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Dolphin Fishing Tournament

Developed and managed a “Dolphin Fishing Tournament” to promote fishing opportunities and to raise funds to further our conservation efforts.

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Earth Fest and Earth Fest for Educators

We promote conservation and environmental education in annual “Earth Fest” and “Earth Fest for Educators” events at the Palm Beach Mall.

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Exotic Tree Eradication Program

Volunteers have frequently participated in annual exotic tree eradication programs on various management areas.

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Marking Red Cockaded Woodpecker Colonies

Worked in conjunction with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission to count and mark existing Red Cockaded Woodpecker colonies.

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Mangrove Marathon

“Mangrove Marathon” on Jupiter Waterways Park, a project to replace harmful exotic trees with native mangroves which are essential in restoring inshore ...

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Re-roofed Everglades Youth Camp

Re-roofed the storage building at the Everglades Youth Camp rifle range where young people as well as adults are trained in firearms ...

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Improved Safety and Aesthetics on Public Access Lands

Volunteers improved visitor safety and aesthetics on SFWMD lands by removing over 2450 fence posts and over 170,000 ft of barbed wire ...

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Wounded Warrior Hunts

We have hosted numerous Wounded Warrior events to include turkey, deer/hog and alligator hunts

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Established Culverts to Improve Hydrology

On three separate occasions F.S.C.A. donated and installed culverts to improve hydrology under backcountry trails on public lands and to provide for ...

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Habitat Enhancement

Participated in habitat enhancement prescribed burning program with FWC within the J.W. Corbett Management Area.

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Coordinated Education Programs with Local Schools

Developed and coordinated youth education programs in local schools and the Everglades Youth Camp.

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Benefit Barbecues

FSCA members lend a hand to members of our community in need. In June 1994, held a benefit barbecue for a single ...

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Environment Education Trips for Youth

We have treated youth groups to fun-filled environmental education field trips via swamp buggies and airboats. These groups include Girl Scouts, 4H ...

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Repaired 11 Miles of Vandalized Fence

Repaired 11 miles of vandalized fence on Cecil Webb Wildlife Management Area (WMA), enabling continued public enjoyment of this area. FSCA established ...

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Vessel Sound Ordinance Test

We participated in the Vessel Sound Ordinance Testing in cooperation with FWC

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Wood Duck Boxes

Designed, built and installed Wood Duck Boxes at Dupuis Reserve, on Lake Okeechobee, John and Mariana Jones WEA, and the Kissimmee River ...

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Enhancing Ocean to Lake Hiking Trail

The Florida Trails Association has an Ocean to Lake Hiking Trail that runs for approximately 63 miles, west from Hobe Sound Beach ...

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DuPuis Public Access Management

In cooperation with SFMD, we build a 20×30 foul weather shelters on DuPuis, and 2 along the Kissimmee River PUA we moved ...

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West Palm Beach Water Catchment Area Park Construction Project

Assisted in the construction of a park zoned in the City of West Palm Beach’s Water Catchment Area. The construction project made ...

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Everglades Coordinating Council

In cooperation with the Everglades Coordinating Council (ECC) and the Florida Conservation Council (FSCA) has helped organize and host events designed to ...

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Florida Wildlife Conservation & South Florida Water Management District

Our representatives have consulted with Florida Wildlife Conservation (FWC) and South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) to facilitate opening and establishing responsible ...

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Annual Outdoor Youth Day

Annual “Outdoor Youth Day” program is specifically designed to educate our children to the many different recreational activities available on our natural ...

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Father’s Day Clay Shoot

Come and join us for some clay shooting on Father’s Day June 19th, 2021. Venue: Palm Beach County Shooting Sports Park Date: ...

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Volunteer Clean-up

Volunteer! Bring your buggy or your airboat and help clean up public lands. Don’t have a buggy or an airboat? That’s all ...

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Earth Day 2014

We gathered 32 airboats with 80 volunteers to remove two abandoned Duke University research stations in WCA2. Several clubs and camp owners ...

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General Club Activity

Hunting game in the Florida Everglades includes going after Turkey, Deer, Boar, Gators and Pythons. Kids of all ages are welcome. Adults, ...

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US Marines Toys for Tots Program

Help Santa collect toys for underprivileged children every Christmas by participating in the US Marines Toys for Tots program

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Gator Hunt, October 2019

Gator hunt took place in the Florida Everglades. Kids of all ages. Adults, thrill-seekers, conservationists, gathered to hunt Gators!     Date ...

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Python Hunt, July 24-29, 2020

Python hunt took place in the Florida Everglades. Kids of all ages. Adults, thrill-seekers, conservationists, gathered to hunt Pythons! Date And Time ...

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J.W. Corbett Wildlife Management

When the Everglades Youth Camp at the J.W. Corbett Wildlife Management Area was threatened with closure due to the condemnation of the ...

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Numerous Hunts

FSCA was instrumental in establishing the Youth Hunt program of Fl.  We held the 1st non agency personnel youth hunt in our state. ...

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Conservation Headquarters

In 2011 we purchased 2.5 acres of property in Royal Palm Beach for our future Conservation headquarters. The property is instrumental in ...

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Youth Hunt Program

FSCA was instrumental in establishing the first non-agency personnel Youth Hunt program in Florida. By 2013 FSCA hosted 15 different hunts to over ...

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Adopt a Deer

Adopted a “White Tailed Deer” in June 1997 as a participant in the Dreher Park Zoo Adopt-an-Animal program.

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Joined Adopt-a-Highway Program

In 1997 joined “Adopt a Highway” program, providing ongoing litter control over a 4-mile stretch of Northlake Blvd. In the Royal Palm ...

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Appointed to the South Florida Water Management District Environmental Advisory Committee

May 23, 1995 the F.S.C.A. was appointed to the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Environmental Advisory Committee.

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Operation Deer Feed

FSCA volunteers participated in “Operation Deer Feed” in Water Conservation Area III, taking native vegetation to starving deer stranded on islands during ...

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Founded in 1994

FSCA started in 1994 by a small group of like-minded individuals with one goal: work to increase public recreation in Florida. From ...

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Donate to Florida Sportsmen Conservation Association

Conservation through active volunteering efforts to preserve Florida's public access lands.