Scallop Restoration Efforts
Can you remember where you were last spring? The uncertainty of each day seemed to go on forever. We planned several education programs that eventually were canceled or migrated to online events. Scallop Sitters ... READ MORE
The 2020 Florida Artificial Reef Summit...
Still on a Screen Near You.
For more than three decades, UF/IFAS Extension and Florida Sea Grant have played a primary leadership role in the evolution of Florida’s artificial reef program. This ... READ MORE
As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
Originally printed in the News Herald by L Scott Jackson, Florida Sea Grant
UF/IFAS Extension Bay County
When is too much salt an issue in our yards and landscapes?
Hurricanes can create some confounding and unusual circumstances for homeowners ... READ MORE
Originally printed in The News Herald, February 2018
by L. Scott Jackson
Cold-Stunned! The stars spinning in my head mixed with real ones in the heavens from my icy view on my back. I was maintaining the tractor driven aeration equipment ... READ MORE
PSA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wells Water Safety after Hurricane Michael
October 22, 2018
To be read on the air or issued in print.
After a hurricane, is your well water safe to use?
If your private well or septic system was damaged during ... READ MORE
Wow! I was so excited to hear the news. Dad had just called to invite me on a deep sea trip out of Galveston. I had grown up fishing but had never been to sea. My mind raced - surely the fish would be bigger than any bass or catfish we ever ... READ MORE
Originally printed in the Lynn Haven Ledger September 21, 2018
The serene allure of life at sea fishing or sailing on Bay County’s sparkling emerald waters is enticing. These inspiring dreams and sounds of ocean waves send many of us ... READ MORE