Gopher tortoises are facing increased threats from contractors on Marco Island.
Marco Island’s bald eagle population is also experiencing the end of season.
Jory Westberry writes about the Isles of Capri in her column Ruminations From the Rock and Beyond.
Meet the Banded Birds of Marco Island gives readers the chance to learn about the owls, black skimmers and shore birds who call Marco home.
In her column Mind, Body and Spirit, Laurie Kasperbauer talks about vulnerability.
Stacia Kellett tells readers about Chris and Jenny Branston in her column Goodland Life.
Bob McConville educates readers about Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in his column Stepping Stones.
Bob McConville introduces readers to Popcorn, a local dolphin, in his column Meet Your Area Dolphins.
Savannah Oglesby writes about the Everglades City Park and the need to restore it post-Irma in her column, Growing Up Everglades City.
Brittani Tuttle gives readers the inside scoop on the area’s amusement parks in her column Theme Park Wrap-up.