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Microplastics Awareness Month

Microplastics Awareness Month

For almost 40 years, the Ocean Conservancy has held the International Coastal Cleanup in September. Across the planet hundreds of thousands of volunteers clean marine debris from their shorelines.  The data collected is used by local agencies to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/22/microplastics-awareness-month/

Keep an Eye on Your Eye Health – August is National Eye Exam Month

Most of us are willing to go to the doctor or the dentist, which are both part of taking care of our health. However, do you go to the eye doctor? If not, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/05/keep-an-eye-on-your-eye-health-august-is-national-eye-exam-month/

October Weather Summary and Three Month Outlook

October Weather Summary and Three Month Outlook

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/11/04/october-weather-summary-and-three-month-outlook/

Celebrate National Blueberry Month!

blueberry-monthDid you know that July is National Blueberry Month? Blueberries are in season now, and reasonably priced at grocery stores, fruit stands, and farmers’ markets.  Many growers also offer a “pick your own” service which can be a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/08/celebrate-national-blueberry-month/

April 2016 Weather Summary and 3 Month Outlook

April 2016 Weather Summary and 3 Month Outlook

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/13/april-2016-weather-summary-and-3-month-outlook/

National Seafood Month – the future of seafood

National Seafood Month – the future of seafood

So what now?

What lies ahead for the seafood industry in the Florida Panhandle?

 

Well I will start by saying I do not have a crystal ball… so …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/31/national-seafood-month-the-future-of-seafood/

National Seafood Month – Blue Crabs

National Seafood Month – Blue Crabs

Well… we have talked about the “big two”… snapper and shrimp, but there are other popular fin and shellfish harvested from the Gulf of Mexico.  This week we look at my personal favorite… …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/23/national-seafood-month-blue-crabs/

National Seafood Month… Red Snapper

National Seafood Month… Red Snapper

If shrimp are king of the shellfish industry, then red snapper are the king of the finfish world. It is arguably the most economically and ecologically important reef fish in the Gulf of Mexico. This …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/17/national-seafood-month-red-snapper/

National Seafood Month – shrimp

National Seafood Month – shrimp

Shrimp… nothing says seafood along the Gulf coast like shrimp. It has been a staple part of our diet for decades; boiled, fried, steamed, stuffed, shish-kabobbed, As Forrest Gump said there are a million ways …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/09/national-seafood-month-shrimp/

National Seafood Month – the state of seafood

National Seafood Month – the state of seafood

While directing the Marine Science Academy for the Escambia County School District I had students conduct small, informal, surveys targeting the popularity of seafood with students, parents, and the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/02/national-seafood-month-the-state-of-seafood/

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