If you suspect a fish, wildlife, boating, or environmental law violation, report it to the FWC’s Wildlife Alert Reward Program: 888-404-FWCC (3922). Cell phone users can dial the short-code *FWC or #FWC, depending on your service provider.
Report violations online: If your information results in an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.
Report violations via text message. Most cell phones allow users to send text messages directly to an email address. You can text Tip@MyFWC.com; standard usage fees may apply.
- To be eligible for a reward
- Examples of violations
- Donate or Pay a court ordered contribution
- Membership Program
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.
- Illegal hunting
- Taking saltwater game fish out of season
- Taking protected wildlife species
- Boating under the influence
- Illegal tire dumping
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.
Wildlife Alert Reward Association
620 South Meridian Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Please help save Florida’s fish, wildlife and natural resources by purchasing a Wildlife Alert membership. All memberships are tax-deductible. See the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Committee membership page for a description of your membership privileges and to become a member today.