Alligators Hunting Season

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commission has set an 11 week 2006 alligator hunting season.

Officials announced the 6 week increase over last year's season Monday.

Hunters also will be able to purchase more than one permit for the hunt set for August 15th through November 1st.

Sales begin June 15th.

Alligators are responsible for at least three fatal attacks in the sunshine state in the past few weeks.