Environment

Hawks and Falcons In Our Sky

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Bob McConville writes about the hawks of South Florida in his column, Stepping Stones.

Stranded Manatee Rescued on Marco Island Beach


Audubon of the Western Everglades’ shorebird steward, Brittany Piersma was at Residents Beach at 6:30 Tuesday morning and noticed flashing lights at the entrance to Big Marco Pass.  Through her bird scope, she could see two MIPD vehicles. A beachgoer informed Brittany that there was a stranded manatee. Immediately, Brittany walked over to the manatee location to make sure the […]

A Face That Only Mom Could Love

Wood Storks

Bob McConville writes about the Wood Storks of South Naples in his column, Stepping Stones.

Wanna Catch A Snake? The Challenge Is On!

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Bob McConville writes about the Python population and the upcoming Python Challenge in his column, Stepping Stones.

Florida’s Other Snowbird: The White Pelican

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Bob McConville writes about the migrating American White Pelican in his column, Stepping Stones.

Meet Your Area Dolphin – Kalani

Meet Your Area Dolphin

Bob McConville introduces readers to local dolphin Kalani in his column, Meet Your Area Dolphins.

“Last Friday’s Florida Songwriters” Return January 31st


J. Robert’s “Last Friday’s” Florida Songwriter Showcase is coming to Goodland, FL this January 31st in 2020.

Our National Bird… The Turkey?

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Bob McConville writes about the Turkey and its relation to both Thanksgiving and American History in his column, Stepping Stones.

Dolphin Dangers: What’s in the Water?

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Bob McConville writes about the dangers facing dolphins in his column, Stepping Stones.

This Place is for the Birds

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Bob McConville writes about the variety of local birds in his column, Stepping Stones.


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