FWC asks public to help document disorder impacting panthers
— Read on content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/25997a3
Proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act would remove the Florida Key Deer from the list of protected species. Fewer than 1000 of these deer exist in the wild, and the threats to their existence increase daily. Please voice your objections to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and your elected officials in Washington. Florida Key Deer Threatened
The count starts July 19. Full details and instructions at the link.
Swallow-tailed Kite Count
Have a safe and happy Fourth of July! Remember to be mindful of your wild avian neighbors when using fireworks.
Excellent tips for considering wildlife in your July 4th celebrations.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Open Spaces Blog
— Read on www.fws.gov/news/blog/index.cfm/2015/7/2/Celebrating-our-Independence–Tips-for-Watching-out-for-Wildlife
Save the date July 27, 2019 to help with the Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup in Indian River, Martin, and St. Lucie Counties. More than 5 tons of trash was removed from area waterways by this cleanup in 2018. More detail and registration at this link: Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup