Mike Anderson is supervisor of sea turtles and aquatic biology programs for the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, so you'd think finding a sea turtle nest is just another day on the job.
Florida's aquifer needs special protection from being overpumped, the Sierra Club contends in a petition sent to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The club's Florida chapter has filed the petition asking the EPA to declare it a "sole source aquifer," a tool to protect drinking water supplies in areas where there …
TAMPA — One of the three finalists vying to become executive director of Hillsborough County's Environmental Protection Commission asked to be removed from consideration Tuesday.
TAMPA — The selection committee tasked with replacing Hillsborough County's longtime environment director narrowed the field of nominees on Thursday to three familiar faces.
Pasco County is getting a do-over on protecting the environment. Actually, make that a do-anyway. As in, we'll do it anyway, even through we probably would rather not.
DANIA BEACH — Conehead termite nests the size of toaster ovens have been recently discovered in Dania Beach.
At first, the dead Florida panther found lying on a Collier County highway last month appeared to be yet another roadkill victim.
Sometimes it seems like there's not enough actual Florida left.
For five years, scientists tracked the 19 Burmese pythons around the Everglades, following their radio and GPS signals. They were hoping to learn where the invasive snakes prefer to live.
TAMPA — In the dark and quiet underbelly of an Australian forest, Meg Lowman looked up. The tree-top canopies above her were the next frontier, and she was their sole explorer.