March outdoor calendar

March

Dates to remember

7 New moon.

8 Free guided hike along the education center trail at Brooker Creek Preserve in Tarpon Springs. (727) 453-6800.

9 Daylight savings time begins.

15 Gag, red and black grouper season reopens after a new monthlong closure.

16 Study mangroves, swamps and salterns (areas where tidal waters pool and salt is concentrated) at Weedon Island Preserve in St. Petersburg. (727) 453-6500.

20 First day of spring.

21 Full moon. Get out and fish.

22 Easter fishing tournament in Tierra Verde. (727) 542-3900.

25 Army bombing practice begins on Mullet Key (Fort De Soto) in 1941.

31 Last day of spiny lobster season.

March outdoor calendar 03/07/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:30am]

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