by Whitt Birnie
Tahiti lagoon, Moorea Island at 5:56 am.
Earth hour 6:03 am.
Earth hour 6:06 am.
Earth hour 6:16 am.
Earth hour (summer) 5:18 am. 9 more words
The Bahamas Weekly reports on the drastic effects of development in Bimini. The article states that research from a long-term study has revealed that the mega-resort construction in Bimini deforested almost half of a lagoon’s mangrove shorelines, affecting the delicate ecosystems, and lowering the survival rate of newborn lemon sharks to only 26%. 430 more words
Candy canes and what’s left of the carmel apple dip are going in the trash. No more hot cocoa at night or white breads/grains/rice. I handed over the rest of my See’s candy to Scott, and I resisted the urge to eat an ice cream sandwich from the new… 1,072 more words
Our friends from Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries paid us a visit last week. They come to the Park with their seine net a few times each year to check for small fish and other water critters in order to determine the degree to which our lagoons are thriving. Thanks Wildlife and Fisheries!