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June 04, 2020 11:29 AM

A group of young people from Florida had their lawsuit against the state over climate […]


June 02, 2020 10:00 AM

The largest undeveloped property in Sarasota County will remain untouched as conservationists have sealed the deal on a decades-long quest to preserve...


May 14, 2020 10:41 AM

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Tampa) has been appointed to one of five task forces established by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and...


May 13, 2020 09:32 PM

A deadline is fast approaching to preserve nearly 6,000 acres of land in Sarasota County.


May 07, 2020 09:00 AM

Mosquito season isn't officially here yet, but they are starting to appear already. And this year, there's a new question: can mosquitoes spread...


April 28, 2020 10:12 AM

It came a week after the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, but a virtual roundtable on climate change and its effects on Florida took place Monday. The...


April 23, 2020 12:13 PM

When it comes to finding a proper mate, Florida’s ridged cactus corals have the odds […]


April 20, 2020 09:56 AM

Monday marks 10 years since the BP oil spill began off the Louisiana coast when the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded. Over the next six months,...


April 16, 2020 12:59 PM

Until the coronavirus halted daily life, oyster growers in Florida had been selling every bivalve they could harvest. There’s been a demand for them,...


April 14, 2020 09:11 PM

Beach closures due to the coronavirus pandemic are devastating Florida’s tourism industry but they could be beneficial for shorebirds that nest on the...