Gopher tortoises are facing increased threats from contractors on Marco Island.
Marco Island’s bald eagle population is also experiencing the end of season.
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.
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.
Brittani Tuttle gives readers the inside scoop on the area’s amusement parks in her column Theme Park Wrap-up.
Master Naturalist Bob McConville gave a presentation, Beneath the Emerald Waves, introducing local dolphins to his Marco Island audience.
Sea Turtle nesting report for Marco Island and surrounding areas.
The Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge will have a seasonal closure through September for camping.
Bob McConville introduces readers to Gap, a local dolphin, in his column Meet Your Area Dolphins.