Tag Archive: Outdoors

Panhandle Outdoors: St. Joseph Bay Coastal Ecosystem Water School

Panhandle Outdoors: St. Joseph Bay Coastal Ecosystem Water School

polNorthwest Florida is considered one of the top six …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/23/panhandle-outdoors-st-joseph-bay-coastal-ecosystem-water-school/

“Panhandle Outdoors LIVE!” Schedule for 2016

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Explore some of the Panhandle’s hidden ecological treasures with UF/IFAS Panhandle Outdoors Live! Photo by Judy Biss

Northwest Florida is considered one …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/06/panhandle-outdoors-live-schedule-for-2016/

Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! Hikes the Aucilla Sinks Trail

Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! Hikes the Aucilla Sinks Trail

Hernando de Soto and his party crossed the Aucilla River sometime in October of 1539 and celebrated Christmas in what is now Tallahassee. Many things in Florida have changed …

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Panhandle Outdoors LIVE – Aucilla River Sinks Hike

A portion of the Aucilla River flows through a landscape of dramatic and unusual geologic formations. Join us for this tour to see an amazing sequence of sinks and river rises, created as the river alternately disappears into the underlying karst and resurfaces. Fringed with moss-draped trees and native palms, the sinks are pools of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/21/panhandle-outdoors-live-aucilla-river-sinks-hike/

Panhandle Outdoors LIVE offers Aucilla River Sinks Tour September 30

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Registration to hike the Aucilla River Sinks with your Extension Natural Resource Agents is now open to participants in previous Panhandle Outdoors LIVE! field tours. We hope you will join us for this 4.5-mile interpretive hike through one of the Panhandle’s most amazing karst landscapes and culturally significant places – …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/19/panhandle-outdoors-live-offers-aucilla-river-sinks-tour-september-30/

Picnics: A Great Change of Pace Outdoors and Indoors

A picnic is a pleasure excursion for all ages, a delightful expedition away from the normal day. Whether at a park, at the beach, right outside under a tree, on the porch, or on the living room floor, picnics are a great way to slow down and enjoy.

Try some of these ideas for a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/08/picnics-a-great-change-of-pace-outdoors-and-indoors/

Panhandle Outdoors LIVE 2013!

 

kayaksAre you interested in exploring and discovering more about the waterways and wildlife around you?  If so, Panhandle Outdoors LIVE may be right up your alley.  In 2012, natural resources Extension Agents took over 200 people on trips from Perdido to Apalachicola, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/01/panhandle-outdoors-live-2013/

Explore the Outdoors!

As we roll from fall into winter, many of us begin pulling out the warm clothes and preparing for some time indoors. We have such beautiful weather along the gulf coast that most of us usually dread the end of summer. However, this time of year doesn’t have to be the end of all the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/11/26/explore-the-outdoors/

Panhandle Outdoors 2012 – 4 Remaining Trips

 

 

University of Florida/ IFAS Extension has been offering this series of field trips since January for Panhandle residents to explore and learn about the Panhandle’s signature aquatic resources and the plant and animal communities they support.
All are special places, most are protected, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/08/10/panhandle-outdoors-2012-4-remaining-trips/