Michelle Atkinson is an Environmental Horticulture Agent with the University of Florida IFAS Extension in Manatee County. She works with landscape professionals and homeowner associations teaching sustainable landscape practices to help protect water quality and conserve the vital resource. Michelle is a native Floridian where she and her family enjoy boating, scuba diving and snorkeling which provides the passion she demonstrates when developing programs and teaching about protecting water resources.
Posts by Michelle Atkinson:
- Hurricanes and Trees, Yikes
- Kids Explore Science at Marine Explorer Camp 2017
- There is a Fungus Among Us, Bot Rot in Manatee County
- Youth take the plunge into fish anatomy, environmental stewardship
- Sea Grapes are Protected, Sometimes….
- Lawn Mower Safety
- Breaking News – Fertilizer Blackout
- Fertilizer Ban Starts June 1 – No Nitrogen or Phosphorus Applications