conservation

Events
1:28 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Anglers for Conservation Presents the 3rd Annual Space Coast Surf Fishing Tournament

Anglers for Conservation presents The 3rd Annual Space Coast Surf Fishing Tournament, Friday, October 10th through Sunday, October 19th.

Anglers will get 8 days of fishing in before entering photos of their prize catches. The Kick-off and Angler’s Meeting begins 6 p.m. sharp on Friday, October 10th at Harry Goode’s Outdoor Shop.

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Environment and Science
11:02 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Slideshow: Expeditions Team Up For Conservation Paddle

Joe Guthrie, Mallory Dimmit, Justin Riney and Carlton Ward Jr. with their gear loaded up, ready to launch into upper Fisheating Creek.
Carlton Ward Jr. CarltonWard.com

The Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition team recently came together with Expedition Florida 500's Justin Riney to paddle the length of Fisheating Creek - a tributary to Lake Okeechobee and the Everglades - in an effo

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Environment and Science
9:38 am
Wed December 5, 2012

Florida Campaign Gathers Signatures For Future Of Land Protection

Vince Lamb attracts a Florida scrub jay with a handful of peanuts. Lamb monitors populations of these threatened birds for Brevard County's Environmentally Endangered Lands program.

In recent years conservation funding in Florida has been cut by 97.5%. A coalition of volunteers has been busy collecting signatures across the state, in an attempt to get that funding back. The citizens and environmental groups behind this petition drive will need about a million signatures if the measure - known as Florida’s Water and Land Legacy amendment - is to make it to the 2014 ballot.

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