Scientists come from all different backgrounds, often inspired by their personal interests or passions. I am fortunate to be one of those scientists. I research aquatic plant management, which is directly related to my favorite hobby, fishing.
I ... READ MORE
In this webinar you will learn how to care for shorelines, lakefronts and ponds. We will cover species of beneficial plants. Learn about aquatic plants that live in the water and how to plant and maintain them. Presented by Tia Silvasy, Orange ... READ MORE
Protecting the waterfront is Principle #9 in Florida-Friendly Landscaping. Waterfront areas can include lakefronts, ponds, ditches, other water bodies and environmentally sensitive areas. So, what makes a nice aquatic landscape?• Full of ... READ MORE
INCREASING APPRECIATION FOR NATURAL RESOURCES IN 4-H YOUTH
R. Slocumb, UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL
Situation: Youth involved in interactions with the natural world have an increased emergence of a secure and positive identity, ... READ MORE
ENGAGING YOUTH THROUGH NON-MOUNTED 4-H HORSE PROGRAM ACTIVITIES
M. Mann, UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL and R. Slocumb UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County, Tavares, FL.
Situation: Horses can serve as an effective vehicle for the ... READ MORE
February 7, 2014
Photos by Mark Tancig
By Mark Tancig
Leon County’s natural resources are just one of the reasons folks call the Capital County home. Some of our most well-known and treasured natural ... READ MORE