Wildlife & Environment

How safe is rain barrel water quality in South Florida? UF/IFAS experts explain

Much more than a garden trend, rain barrels are an eco-friendly long-term solution...

USACE hosts a Virtual Project Delivery Team Meeting Nov. 1

USACE and SFWMD will provide an update on the status of the Western Everglades Restoration Project.

Florida panther mortality update Sept. 18

The remains of a 2–3-year-old, male Florida panther (UCFP444) were collected...

Collier Community Foundation Provides $15,000 Grant to Immokalee Foundation’s Child Literacy Program

The Immokalee Foundation is pleased to announce it has received a $15,000 grant from the Collier Community Foundation. These funds will support the Foundation’s …

Microsoft kicks off TechSpark Immokalee Program with Career Panel for students

TechSpark Immokalee is a two-year pilot program aimed at bridging the gap...

Junior Achievement awarded $40,000 Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation grant

Southwest Florida’s middle and high school students will be better prepared to transition...
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Enjoy Florida-grown foods at Thanksgiving and through the holidays

When you’re giving thanks this Thanksgiving, consider that much of your food grew in the Sunshine State...

UF hopes to speed solutions to citrus greening & other crop diseases

University of Florida scientists plan to utilize $2 million from an initiative...

FFVA announces Class 13 of emerging leaders program

Administered by the Florida Specialty Crop Foundation, the creation of the Emerging Leader Development Program...

Gov. DeSantis strengthens Florida’s commitment to abused and neglected children

Funding for the Statewide Guardian ad Litem Office in Governor DeSantis’ Focus on....

Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend

Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend. Standard time returns at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 5.
Rich Scott was in Clewiston on Sept. 8, 2023.

Scott asks officials, public to speak out against hate

Florida Senator Rick Scott says everyone should speak out against hate speech.
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President Biden approves Major Disaster Declaration for Florida

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Florida to supplement state and local recovery efforts …
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Baptism highlights second day of convention at Hertz Arena

Thousands will look on as Caleb joins other congregants who will also be fully immersed in the baptismal pool...

Nurses fight conspiracy theories along with coronavirus