Florida


Getting People Underwater

Coastal communities are no different than any other with one big exception: the Ocean.  Folks who live at the coast have a common environmental bond, whether they have realized it or not.  In West Palm Beach, it is Jim Abernethy’s mission to bring locals together to strengthen that bond while creating […]


A Pirate’s Exile: Pillaging Tampa

At the exact minute that this is being written, I’m on the train to Washington, DC.  I’m watching the homes and highways fly by and thinking about the week I just spent in Tampa.  My grandma moved there a few years back so that she could have a piece of […]


Proposal Will Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtle Habitat in Coastal Waters Off 6 States

After Conservation Lawsuit, Habitat Protections Set for North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama and Mississippi SAN FRANCISCO, CA July 17, 2013 — After more than five years of delay, the federal government today finally proposed to protect 36 areas of ocean habitat across six states for loggerhead sea turtles, […]