LIONFISH CHALLENGE WILL GO ON

In spite of the coronavirus pandemic, Florida’s annual Lionfish Challenge starts today and runs until September 7th. The challenge is hosted by the Reef Rangers of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, is open to recreational and commercial participants statewide. To sign up, fill out the official 2020 Lionfish Challenge registration form on the Reef Rangers’ website. Rewards include prizes based on how many lionfish are taken. Winners will be announced at the Lionfish Removal and Awareness Festival at the Harbor Walk Village Destin between September 11th and 13th.

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Coronavirus State Hotlines, Local Cancellations & More

Coronavirus State Hotlines, Local Cancellations & More

  If you or a family member are showing signs of symptoms, you can call the hotline in your state.  Alabama Covid-19 Hotline: 1-888-264-2256   Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline: 1-866-779-6121  The Call Center is available 24 hours a day. Inquiries may also be emailed to COVID-19@flhealth.gov.    Mississippi Covid-19 Hotline: 1-877-978-6453     To view all…