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Recently constructed platform allows eagles to safely flourish in nest VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that
Officials are alarmed by the near-record numbers of manatees that have died in Florida waters in early 2011, which is the second straight year of above-average deaths.
SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- From wild crocodile captures, to run-ins with drunken sailors, to life-or-death swamp rescues, there is no such thing as a boring day at the office for the men and women of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).
Officials in Florida say they are seeing more invasive species of snakes entering into the warm semi-tropic climate.
An experiment has been launched by Florida wildlife managers to see if they can keep crocodiles from returning to residential neighborhoods.
By Reich, A Blackmore, C; Hopkins, R; Lazensky, R; Geib, K; Ngo- Seidel, E A "red tide" is a harmful algal bloom that occurs when toxic, microscopic algae in seawater proliferate to a higher-thannormal concentration (i.e., bloom), often discoloring the water red, brown, green, or yellow.
Multi-agency effort a collaborative success in integrated ecosystem assessment
The number of Loggerhead sea turtle nests on Florida beaches is on a steady decline, leaving wildlife officials concerned for the animalâ€™s safety.
Like many northerners who head south to warmer climates for the winter, many Northern right whales also head south in November and stay into April.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.