A unique opportunity is coming up tomorrow for lighthouse enthusiasts and bird watchers alike. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM Brittany Thompson reports the nineteenth century lighthouse at Seahorse Key will be open for visitors.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPLighthouseWrap.mp3]
A crushed Pepsi can, damp cigarette butts, a rusted tire wheel buried deep in soggy mulch. They’re part of the debris collected after a day’s work for Current Problems, an Alachua County-based waterway cleanup organization. By the end of the year, the junk-filled bags Current Problems hauls away at cleanups will reach a milestone: 1 million pounds of total trash collected.