New Episode from Naturally Florida, The Truth About Iconic Florida

When people think of Florida or visiting the sights, what do they think of?

For most people, it’s some combination of alligators, flamingos, manatees, and sea turtles with a sprinkling of Disney World, Kennedy Space Center, and the beaches.

This episode explores the truth about iconic Florida.

New Episode from Naturally Florida

Naturally Florida (a podcast about Florida’s natural areas and the wild things that live here) recently released a new episode about the many symbols and icons used in Florida advertising and in the media.

For instance, we see flamingos everywhere on Florida merchandise and in media about Florida … but have you ever seen a wild flamingo in Florida?

Check it out, below on Spotify, or on your favorite podcast platform.




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Posted: March 21, 2023

Category: Coasts & Marine, Invasive Species, Natural Resources, UF/IFAS Extension, Water, Wildlife
Tags: Alligators, Coconut Palm, Flamingos, Invasive Species, Lara Milligan, Living With Wildlife, Manatees, Naturally Florida Podcast, Sea Turtles, Shannon Carnevale, Wildlife

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