- The 4,089 acre prescribed burn will take place in Liberty County between Forest Roads 125 and 183. The burn will improve wildlife habitat, eliminate vegetation build up and reduce the threat of wildfires.
- The director of a documentary that explored a killer whale's involvement in the death of a SeaWorld trainer says a Labor Department investigator who probed the incident didn't provide filmmakers with any confidential documents.
More sea turtles nest on Florida’s sandy beaches than on any other U.S. coastline. Biologists at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) hope the 2014 nesting season that started March 1 will be as successful as others in recent years.
- In a history-making moment, the Wakulla County Supervisor of Elections certified Thursday that the Wakulla Wetlands Alliance submitted the required number of valid petitions to place protection of Wakulla’s wetlands on the November 2014 ballot.
- ...reopens on March 1 in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico state and adjacent federal waters, including Everglades National Park and Monroe County. The season will remain open through April 30.