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Save the Manatees

I listened to the NPR audio report “Florida’s Manatees: Big, Beloved, and Bitterly Contested”.  It was about how a community in Florida called Crystal Lake has been majorly influenced by Manatees in their everyday life and because of that many of the residents are trying to get the species off of the endangered species list so that they have more ability to do things with the lake that runs through their town. 111 more words

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge - Birds, et al

Jodi:  On our second trip to the Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge we couldn’t believe all of the activity we saw!  At least four different types of birds in one shot and this is only the first turn along the drive. 1,333 more words

Central Florida

Caye Caulker, Belize

It was time to leave Mexico head to our next country for a few weeks – Belize. The cheapest and best way down to Belize from East Mexico is the overnight ADO bus. 529 more words


Manatee Mani (31DC2014)

The general consensus on water marbling, the aggravatingly hit-or-miss nail art technique, is that it sucks, so take pity on the poor nail artist in your life who is soldiering away at the 31 Day Nail Art Challenge right now, because today’s theme is water marbling. 444 more words

Nail Art

Don’t Stop Belizing

6-8th July, 2014

Oh yes, prepare thyself for many Belize related puns… because they are hilarious. No seriously how funny are they, like totally funny. Especially when you say them all the time because you were probably the first person to ever think of that specific Belize/believe related pun therefore you must continue to say it over and over again… ahem, sorry got carried away, rant over! 845 more words

Ginger Road

Manatees Chillin' in a creek near my Stormwater Project

While inspecting the stormwater project I manage on Merritt Island, Florida, I found about two dozen manatees grazing and hanging around a new outfall structure for a stormwater management pond which will discharge into the adjacent creek when it’s completed.  274 more words

Flora And Fauna

Brewers Extend Two Player Development Contracts

The Brewers announced today a pair of PDC extensions. They’ve extended their relationships with their Double-A and High-A affiliates.

Still no word on Triple-A Nashville. 294 more words