aerial view of haulover canal

Manatees Playing at Haulover Boat Ramp

Nick and I took a ride over to the Mims and Titusville area the other day and one place we stopped was the Haulover Canal boat ramp. It’s a much smaller place than I thought, with only one ramp, but a nice trailer parking area. We walked out on the metal dock and that is […]

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Pictures of Sea Urchins

Sea urchins are some of the coolest creatures living in the sea. They have long spikes that help them navigate under water, but we usually see them spike-less. The Pixabay site has some new, awesome sea urchin photos which I will share here. Remember that these are free images, which have been added to the […]

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The Sea Hare Is Not Furry and Cute

The sea hare is a strange looking creature that you most likely would not want to pick up.  More than likely you would say “what the heck is that?” It’s a slippery blob that can be dark purple or yellow-green, depending on the type, and it might be washed up on just about any Florida […]

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Saving Sea Turtles

Originally posted on Siesta Key 611 :
From May until October of every year, it is nesting season for sea turtles, which come up on to Siesta Key beach (and others around southern Florida) in the darkness to lay their eggs. It takes approximately 60 days from the time the eggs are laid until the baby sea…

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