The Wildlife Forecast, by Patricia Behnke

Patricia BehnkeThis column explores the challenges facing wildlife and their managers in a changing climate. Ms. Behnke interviews the experts and presents the information in easy-to-understand terms.

Each column also reports on what the FWC and its partners - both state and federal - are doing and suggests actions we can take as individual citizens to ensure a less stormy future for Florida's unique and precious wildlife.

Horseshoe crabs outlasted dinosaurs, but can they survive today's challenges?

October 05, 2010

Saving deep water requires digging deep into our habits

September 01, 2010

Trends, changes, World Series make for one hot season

August 01, 2010

Surviving a Florida summer requires a dip in the springs

July 01, 2010

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FWC Facts:
Seagrasses are the principal food for endangered manatees and green sea turtles, help purify the water, and provide a suitable environment for a wide variety of marine life.

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