Debby storm surge impacts sea turtle nests
WUFT News on June 26th, 2012 | Last updated: September 11, 2012 at 2:35 pm
Tropical Storm Debby has brought a high risk of rip tides throughout Florida’s Gulf Coast, localized beach erosion, and may have a devastating impact on sea turtle nests. Experts say the nesting season was one of the best ever in Southwest Florida before Debby, which may have drowned or washed away 50% of the eggs from nests in Collier County. (Video courtesy WBBH-TV)
Hurricane season begins Saturday, and local Alachua County agencies are already preparing for emergency operations.
A 2011 bill moving drivers license services to tax collector’s offices went into full effect Thursday in Alachua County.
At 4:52 a.m., Marion County Fire Rescue responded to a 911 call reporting a fire at 7386 SE 135th St. in Summerfield.
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A passed Senate Bill will limit the amount of alimony a spouse can collect through divorce and suggest equal time-sharing as the child custody standard. Provisions will go into effect July 1.