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Wildlife Alert - Report a Violation

Report Violations

Report a fish, wildlife, or boating violation to FWC's Wildlife Alert Reward Program. If your information results in an arrest or citation, you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Call: 888-404-FWCC (3922). Cell phone users can reach us at *FWC or #FWC, depending on the service provider. Report violations online.

Report a Violation
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To be eligible for a reward...

You must obtain a confidential code number to be eligible for a reward. When reporting violations online, a code number will be sent to the email address you provide. If you do not wish to provide an email address, please call 888-404-FWCC to obtain a code number. The telephones are answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

You may remain anonymous. You will not be required to testify in court. You may or may not be contacted for additional information, depending on your preference. It is important to report violations as soon as possible and provide as much detail as you can about the physical descriptions of violators, vehicles, license tag numbers, etc.


Examples of violations

  • Illegal hunting
  • Taking saltwater game fish out of season
  • Taking protected wildlife species
  • Boating under the influence
  • Illegal tire dumping


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To make a donation or pay a court ordered contribution...

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Make the check or money order payable to Wildlife Alert.  Please include your name, what the donation is for, and if a receipt is required. Receipts can be emailed to you upon your request.

Mailings address:
Wildlife Alert Reward Association
620 South Meridian Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399


Membership Program

Please help save Florida's fish, wildlife and natural resources by purchasing a Wildlife Alert membership. All memberships are tax-deductible. See our membership page for a description of your membership privileges and to become a member today.


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