Fossil fuels are being extracted off the coast of our state through a practice known as offshore drilling. This type … Continued
What’s going on? Out of the five species of sea turtles found in Florida, four of them are endangered and … Continued
Don’t let this plant’s beauty fool you! Water hyacinth, or Pontederia/Eichhornia crassipes, is a Category 1 Invasive in Florida and is currently wreaking havoc on freshwater ecosystems all across the state.
Explore the history of the Florida Everglades, why restoration is so important, and how you can help.
What’s Going On? Urban sprawl is the rapid expansion and development of cities and towns. It is characterized by low-density … Continued
What’s going on? Invasive species tend to make Florida their home due to the state’s warm and hospitable climate. Not … Continued
Dunes are important natural features in Florida, but many dunes around the state are being degraded by things like severe storms and coastal development.
Protection Zones for Springs is a new Florida rule created to combat negative impacts from boating vessels and other human activities.
What is it? As the world begins to focus more on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, many companies are under increasing … Continued
Florida has 320 known springs. Learn about how they are formed and why they matter.