Butterfly Gardening

Butterfly Gardening in Florida With more than 765 species of butterflies found in North America north of Mexico, Florida boasts over 180 verified butterfly species representing some 170 native or newly established species and 17 tropical vagrants.  Of this number, … Continue reading

Turtle Walks

Turtle Walks in Florida Turtle watch programs have become very popular during recent years with the focus on protecting the numerous threatened species of sea turtles.  With the nesting season starting in May and extending through October, many opportunities to … Continue reading

Winter Bird Count

Those seeking wildlife viewing opportunities this winter should take advantage of the mild Florida weather to get outdoors and explore nature in the many natural areas afforded. The following article is a recent article distributed by the FWC and provides … Continue reading