- FWC recommends Collier County residents take steps to protect small livestock from panthers
- Public sightings of Florida panthers, bears going strong, helping FWC biologists
- The 2012-13 Florida Panther Response Team Annual Report is now available in the Reports section.
- In 2013, fewer Florida panther deaths
- FWC, partners offer reward for information about suspicious panther death
Click here for regular updates about the current Florida panther population and related photos taken by FWC's panther team.
Current estimated population: 100-180 panthers
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) biologists provided an update at the agency’s June Commission meeting in Fort Myers regarding Florida panther research and conservation programs. Read More
Where do panthers go for spring break? To the beach, of course. Read about the recent capture and relocation of one that was spotted by beach goers in the mangroves at Clam Pass park in Naples. Read More
FP224 was successfully released on March 10th, 2014 after being rehabilitated for a broken leg. Read More