New to our collections are these recent publications.

Adams, Douglas and Marc Engel. 2014. Mercury, lead, and cadmium in blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus, from the Atlantic coast of Florida, USA: a multipredator approach. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 120:196-201.

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Folk, Martin J., Allan R. Woodward, and Marilyn G. Spalding. 2014. Predation and scavenging by American alligators on whooping cranes and sandhill cranes in Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 13(1):64-79.

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Yarbro, Laura A. and Paul R. Carlson, Jr. 2013. Seagrass Integrated Mapping and Monitoring Program mapping and monitoring report No. 1. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission FWRI Technical Report TR-17, 135 pp.

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FWC Facts:
Red tides have been documented along Florida's Gulf coast since the 1840s and likely occurred earlier. Fish kills around Tampa Bay were mentioned in the logs of Spanish explorers.

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