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Category Archives: Environment
By Natalia Frias on April 9th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 12:54 pm
The Suwannee River Water Management District has formed a partnership with the county for large repairs to take place in Little River Springs County Park near Branford. After river flooding, the park needs refurbishments to bank failures and damage to the spring bed.
By Daniella de la Campa on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 9:37 pm
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission developed an app that will help scientists gather data on the locations of gopher tortoises. The app could help better track the threatened species.
By Photo Staff on March 31st, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 5:24 pm
Each year, from late January through April, thousands of bright Azaleas bloom throughout the park.
By Logan Ladnyk on March 31st, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 2:46 pm
A 55-acre property in Alachua, Fla., was at the center of a recent code violation. During the weekend of March 15 and 16, more than 15 trees were cut down on the property without a permit, and the city of Alachua [...]
By Kristan Wiggins on March 27th, 2014 | Last updated: March 27, 2014 at 11:09 am
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is educating the public on how to prevent human-bear interactions.
By WUFT News on March 18th, 2014 | Last updated: March 18, 2014 at 6:13 pm
Manatee fatalities have decreased, but a science and conservation expert says other factors are still an issue.
By Shannon Kaestle on March 14th, 2014 | Last updated: March 19, 2014 at 9:41 am
It will take RTS about 10 years of fuel savings to pay off the costs of the hybrid buses.
By Claudia Marina on March 13th, 2014 | Last updated: March 13, 2014 at 10:43 pm
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services launched the Florida Apiary/Citrus Industry Link to help track beehive locations.
By Logan Ladnyk on February 27th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 11:58 pm
Ocala National Forest is still recovering from two notable forest fires that resulted in a noticeable loss of tree cover.
By Heather van Blokland on February 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: February 22, 2014 at 8:34 pm
Former Asst. Deputy for Global Trade at the USDA weighs in on the impact of U.S. farm policy on local farming.