Teeth Talk

Fun Facts About Florida's Shark's Teeth

The 25th annual Shark's Tooth Festival takes place April 7-9, 2017.

04/04/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Coastal Classics

Meet Mullet, a Noisy Fish Known for Leaping into the Air

Mullet make a lot of noise along Southwest Florida shores.

03/07/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Essential Info

Essential Info for Enjoying Lemon Bay Park

This South County natural gem offers 210 acres of waterfront serenity.

03/01/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Crash Course

Essential Info for Enjoying Oscar Scherer State Park

The park is one of Florida's hidden gems.

02/01/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Coastal Classic

Meet the Brown Pelican, One of Florida's Biggest Birds

A brown pelican’s wingspan can push 8 feet, but the largest birds only weigh about 11 pounds.

02/01/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Coastal Classics

Essential Facts About Mangroves

Our mangroves are protected for good reason.

01/06/2017 By Hannah Wallace

Crash Course

Essential Information for Visiting Warm Mineral Springs

What you need to know.

12/02/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Coastal Classics

What You Need to Know About Stone Crabs

This sustainable delicacy is now in season.

12/02/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Shark Alert

Annual Shark's Tooth Festival Kicks Off This Month

The Sharks Tooth Festival celebrates Venice's status as the Sharks Tooth Capital of the World.

04/04/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Coastal Classics

Get to Know the Florida Manatee

Manatees are beloved presences here.

04/04/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Dessert Matters

How to Make the Perfect Key Lime Pie

A smooth and creamy, sweet-tart celebration of citrus and sunshine, Key lime pie is a staple of local menus and our Florida's state pie, too.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Nature

Photo: Cabbage Palms at Myakka State Park

The cabbage palm (scientific name Sabal palmetto) is widely seen, not only at Myakka State Park, but throughout the state.

02/11/2016 By Hannah Wallace

Article

Gulfcoast Glories: Historic Spanish Point

Historic Spanish Point offers nearly 5,000 years of pre-history to explore.

10/08/2015 By Hannah Wallace

Article

Coastal Classic: Sea Grapes

Sea grape trees flourish along the Gulf shoreline.

10/08/2015 By Hannah Wallace