Get The Dirt: 2018 Community Water Wise Award Winners

The Community Water Wise Awards, sponsored by Tampa Bay Water, a regional municipal water provider, recognize individuals and businesses committed to conserving our water...

Get The Dirt With Florida Yard Expert

Attracting wildlife including pollinators is one of the nine principles of the Florida-Friendly LandscapingTM program. It is important that we choose landscape plants which...

Experts Offer Tips For Staying Safe During Florida Lightning Season

According to Daniel Noah, Warning Coordination Meteorologist with the National Weather Service, there are, on average, 1,170,979 flashes of lightning in Florida each year....

County Dedicates Renovated Paul Sanders Park

One of the Brandon area’s favorite parks received a face lift recently. The county celebrated the end of a two phase renovation project at...

Get The Dirt: Plants That Love Wet Feet

Our rainy season started about a month early this year. We can capitalize on this moisture by planting lovely perennials that like to have...

Florida Outdoors: Archbold Biological Station

The Archbold Biological Station (ABS) was established in 1941 by Richard Archbold when his sponsorship of zoological research in New Guinea was curtailed by...

Fish Tales with Captain Travis Yaeckel: July 2018

Tampa Bay is Hot! Water temperatures inshore has shifted our focus to deeper water. Bay fishing has produced the best action and kept the rods...

Take Advantage Of Local Parks By Spending Your Summer With Nature

Summer is in full swing and a great activity for families to do is to visit one of the areas parks and campground sites....

Fish Tales With Captain Travis Yaeckel: June 2018

The heat is here! As we transition into summer, expect to adjust your targeted species, fishing patterns, and techniques. For the most part, bay...

Parks, Paths & Lighthouses Make It Only Natural To Enjoy Tallahassee...

Tallahassee and vicinity is home to multiple parks and outdoor recreation. Too numerous to mention all, but a few are highlighted below. Cascades Park is...