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.