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Swamps in Escambia County


September 14, 2012

The term swamp brings to mind a dark place, full of large spooky trees, overhanging with Spanish Moss, still… green… stagnate water that has the odor of rotten eggs. It is quiet with little wind blowing at all. What noises you do hear ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, Water

Bogs in Northwest Florida


August 31, 2012

The term bog brings to mind something similar to the term swamp… how is it different? Swamps generally have standing water most of the year; a bog appears dry… until you walk in it and then you then discover that it is wet and mucky. It ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, Water

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