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Look Out for Nesting Coastal Birds in the Eastern Panhandle!
Coastal Conservation

Look Out for Nesting Coastal Birds in the Eastern Panhandle!

~Giving birds their space is even more important after recent spring tides overwashed nesting beaches in many Panhandle locations.~

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Florida Scrub-Jay Advocates Defend Restoration Plans in Brevard County
Conservation

Florida Scrub-Jay Advocates Defend Restoration Plans in Brevard County

Thank you to those who acted in defense of this vulnerable species. With the continued advocacy of Vince and his fellow Brevard County Jay Watchers, we are hopeful the sanctuary’s restoration will begin this year.

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News & Updates

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! No, it’s a Drone
Coastal Conservation

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! No, it’s a Drone

By Abby McKay, Mid-Pinellas Anchor Steward

New Mapping Tool to Safeguard Beach-nesting Birds
Coastal Conservation

New Mapping Tool to Safeguard Beach-nesting Birds

If developers cause impacts, they will have to pay. ShoreMapper will estimate not only the severity of each of these impacts but also the importance of the breeding site.

Successfully Dispose of Fishing Line - Save a Skimmer!
Coastal Conservation

Successfully Dispose of Fishing Line - Save a Skimmer!

by Kylie Wilson, Sarasota Seasonal Bird Stewardship Coordinator.

A Season in the Life of a Coastal Volunteer
Coastal Conservation

A Season in the Life of a Coastal Volunteer

We sit down with Ash Eggers to learn more about volunteering along the Gulf Coast.

In Late Summer, Look Out for Sea and Shorebird Fledglings
Coastal Conservation

In Late Summer, Look Out for Sea and Shorebird Fledglings

These juvenile birds may look almost like adults, but they still have growing to do.

Audubon Florida Awarded $5,000 Grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to Support Brown Pelican Banding Study
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Audubon Florida Awarded $5,000 Grant from the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to Support Brown Pelican Banding Study

Hooking and entanglement in fishing gear injures hundreds of pelicans each year – a new study will help protect them.

Birds and Boats: A Season in the Life of a Coastal Biologist
Coastal Conservation

Birds and Boats: A Day in the Life of a Coastal Biologist

by Evan Daly, Audubon Florida Three Rooker Island Stewardship Coordinator.

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