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- Thursday, April 18, 2019 - To join this fun opportunity to observe nature, members of the public can look for wildlife and plants, photograph them and share their observations via iNaturalist.org or the iNaturalist app during the designated time period.
- Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - The Florida Reef Tract is experiencing a multi-year outbreak of stony coral tissue loss disease. While disease outbreaks are not uncommon, this event is unique due to its large geographic range, duration and the number of species affected.
- Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - The guests of honor were many of the volunteers, visionaries and agencies that have made this program a success, both past and present.
- Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - During spring, alligators become more active and visible. When temperatures rise, their metabolism increases and they begin seeking prey.
- Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - These toads, also known as bufo toads or marine toads, are poisonous to most animals that try to bite or consume them. This can prove deadly for your dog or cat.
- Thursday, March 21, 2019 - Because of heightened wildlife activity in springtime, people are more likely to see and encounter all kinds of animals, both adults and their young. Florida’s residents and visitors can help by being aware of how to avoid disturbing wildlife during the rites of spring.
- Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. and participants should arrive by 9 a.m.
- Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - Approximately 300 sick or dead turtles have been reported that may be related to this ongoing mortality event.
- Monday, March 18, 2019 - The FWC captured the bear in response to multiple reports of a bear entering tents.
- Monday, March 11, 2019 - Bat maternity season begins April 15 and runs through Aug. 15, and during this time it’s illegal to block bats from their roost.