Here in Central Florida, Fall Migration usually ends with the arrival of various duck species from the cold North. Although a few may appear starting as soon as August, November and December see our “snowbird” numbers rise. In ponds, ditches, ... READ MORE
The City of Largo's Recycled Innovations Contest is underway and it's your turn to vote for the Facebook "Recyclers' Choice Award". One overall Facebook Choice winner will win a solar backpack.
1. ... READ MORE
As the holiday season kicks into high gear with Halloween, remember that spooky, scary, cozy and inviting light displays don’t have to come with a huge price tag when you use energy saving light bulbs.
Energy saving lights like Compact ... READ MORE
There’s no better time to write about bats with Halloween right around the corner. And, on top of that, it’s the first-ever National Bat Week! Find out what you can do to help protect our only mammal that is capable of true flight by clicking ... READ MORE
Why are owls so important to our environment?
How can clean water impact eagles?
Can using too much energy affect animals?
What is one thing you can do to help animals in the wild?
Discover how human behavior can impact our local ... READ MORE
Whether it’s teaching kids about healthy foods in the classroom, brushing up on culinary skills, learning about where foods come from or the importance of buying local, the UF/IFAS Family Nutrition Program (FNP) in Pinellas County has a ... READ MORE
Upcoming Program: Introduction to Aquaponics
November 15, 2014- UF/IFAS Extension Office (12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo)
Call 582-2101 for more information.
(Credit: Green Acre Aquaponics, Brooksville, FL)
Aquaponics ... READ MORE
Fantastic lunar and solar eclipses
Autumn colors beginning to show
Leaves beginning to drop
Lots of birds migrating south for the winter
We will start from the top. Did you know that in October we will get to experience a total lunar ... READ MORE
During Energy Action Month, recognized every October, Pinellas County Extension offers classes to help you save energy and money without sacrificing comfort.
This year’s FREE classes kick off on Saturday Oct 4 when the project partners ... READ MORE
The City of Largo Recycled Innovations Contest returns with a challenge to get creative with trash. Participants of all ages are invited to this online contest, which challenges them to construct useful items consisting of at least ... READ MORE