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Habitat Loss… A Worldwide Danger

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Bob McConville educates readers about habitat loss in his colum Stepping Stones.

Burmese Python Update

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One of the most interesting and diverse ecosystems on earth is the area in South Florida known as the Everglades. What a thrill it must have been to see it 100 years ago! The grass prairies, hardwood hammocks, lakes, rivers and bays teeming with birdlife and a variety of mammals. As Marjory Stoneman Douglas wrote, and James Audubon witnessed, the […]

Who Cooks for You? An Owl?

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Bob McConville educates readers about the Barred Owl in his colum Stepping Stones.

Annual Dolphin Update… A Record Birthing Season

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Bob McConville gives a dolphin update for Marco Island in his column Stepping Stones.

Fish Stories… Or Not!

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I absolutely love it when my wife Cathy and I go out for dinner and the folks at a nearby table, or at the bar, are talking loudly about their recent outdoor escapades, especially fishing. A guy might tell his friends that a grouper he caught was just under the legal limit. One beer later that same fish is now […]


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