An invasion is underway off our shores.
Two species of lionfish (Pterois volitans, Pterois miles), native to the Asian and African waters, have been introduced to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atl... READ MORE
Donna Martin from Leslie, Georgia, caught this black drum in Apalachicola Bay on Thursday, July 17 around 7 a.m. The fish was approximately 42 inches long, longer than a yard stick, and weighed ... READ MORE
4-H fun was had by all! Youth from Gulf, Franklin, and Bay counties attended a joint-county five-day, four-night residential camp, July 7-11, at Camp Timpoochee in Niceville.
This year’s ... READ MORE
Several hundred times a year, I get a call from somebody who has “something that looks like ants with wings” flying around their home.
What they are usually describing is a “nuptial swarm” of... READ MORE
Despite rainy weather, Carrabelle’s C-Quarters Marina marked the 10th anniversary Saturday of its annual youth fishing tournament in fine fashion.
More than 192 kids caught 111 fish, off docks,... READ MORE
Lynda Tiefel of Tallahassee has two passions. She loves to geocache and adores scuba diving.
Last month, she combined her two favorite activities when she hid a new geocache entitled “You are g... READ MORE
Organizer Ada Long said she wished to thank everyone who helped with the July 5 post Independence
Day cleanup on St. George Island.
All agreed that most of the island was cleaner than usual... READ MORE
Several people have brought one of these attractive insects to me over the last few weeks.
This is the Eyed Click Beetle (Alaus oculatus).
Many of us played with smaller species of click be... READ MORE
On Friday, June 20, a 14-foot, 2,300-pound shark passed about 60 miles south of St. George Island headed west. Experts say she may be headed for Texas.
Katharine, a white shark (Latin name: ... READ MORE
The fall webworm, Hyphantria cunea, is a moth known principally for its caterpillar, which builds impressive silk tents that sometimes enclose entire branches of hardwood trees.
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