Diane Hirth

Nest numbers down, beach items may be to blame

Nest numbers down, beach items may be to blame

Since sea turtle nesting season began May 1, Navarre Beach has only seen three turtle nests, a far cry from the nearly record-breaking 19 nests that were found last year. The nesting number is also lower than the average for the past decade. Read the full article in the Aug. 2 issue of Navarre Press. Click […]

Panther births down from past years

Panther births down from past years

Panther births are down compared to past years, but that doesn’t mean the population is on the decline in Florida. Only 13 panthers have been recorded by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission this year, including 10 males. It’s a major drop from a year earlier when a total of 32 panthers were noted. […]