#Florida

  • Article: Bird Feeds Its Chick Cigarette Butt in ‘Heartbreaking’ Viral Photo
    Environment

    Bird Feeds Its Chick Cigarette Butt in ‘Heartbreaking’ Viral Photo

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|July 4, 2019

    "If you smoke, please don't leave your butts behind." Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Divers Just Set the World Record for Largest Underwater Cleanup
    Environment

    Hundreds of Divers Just Set the World Record for Largest Underwater Cleanup

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 17, 2019

    More than 600 divers from across the globe collected well over 1,000 pounds of trash in Florida. Read more

  • Article: Baby Dolphin in Florida Found Dead With Stomach Full of Plastic Trash
    Environment

    Baby Dolphin in Florida Found Dead With Stomach Full of Plastic Trash

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 1, 2019

    Plastic pollution is killing marine animals at alarming rates. Read more

  • Article: Florida Teen's Haunted House Scares Up Money for a Really Good Cause
    Citizenship

    Florida Teen's Haunted House Scares Up Money for a Really Good Cause

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 29, 2018

    Andrew Long is raising money for the Homeless Empowerment Program at his Florida haunted house. Read more

  • Article: Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic
    Environment

    Dead Shark Washes Ashore, Neck Bound With Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2018

    The latest grisly example of a marine creature harmed by plastic. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Florida Students Affected by Hurricane Michael Don't Know When They're Going Back to School
    Education

    Thousands of Florida Students Affected by Hurricane Michael Don't Know When They're Going Back to School

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 15, 2018

    Bay County officials are trying to figure out how to teach students without classrooms. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Using In Vitro Fertilization to Save Coral Reefs
    Environment

    Scientists Are Using In Vitro Fertilization to Save Coral Reefs

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 15, 2018

    The tactic has become necessary in the face of a deadly coral disease. Read more

  • Article: Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.
    Environment

    Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.

    By Chris Gelardi|May 14, 2018

    Warming oceans are amplifying hurricane intensity. Read more