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Walton County fishing and hunting report for Feb. 14

Fishing is good Bay: Still some small trout, scattered redfish, and a good amount of sheepshead biting. River: River on the rise for a while. Good fishing reports on Black Creek. Reports of deer thinking about going into rut in … Continue reading

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Film event urging reversal of offshore drilling plan in Santa Rosa Beach March 1

Shore Stories is a film series and organizing initiative that uses short documentary films to build public opposition to the Federal government’s plans to expand offshore drilling to the coast of Florida. The six short films curated by Working Films … Continue reading

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Explore the wonders of river, bay and gulf habitats at Apalachicola Environmental Education and Training Center

Hands on displays and artifacts a creative learning experience The Apalachicola River, Bay and coastal ecosystems are vast and diverse. Successfully managing such diversity is complex effort managed by several State and federal agencies. In 1979 the Apalachicola National Estuarine … Continue reading

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Haz-mat collection day in north and south Walton March 3

The Walton County Board of County Commissioners is sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these and other household hazardous wastes on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 8 am to 2 pm. The collection will be … Continue reading

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Local couple restoring long leaf pine habitat in North Walton

Owners of Little Creek Woods a testament to good land stewardship Bob Reid and Betsy Clark are on a mission to bring back long leaf pine habitat to their land in North Walton County. Both avid naturalists, the couple has … Continue reading

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FWC announces 2018 bay scallop season

At its February meeting near Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved regionally-specific bay scallop open season dates for 2018, including a change to the season for Levy, Citrus and Hernando counties that was proposed in December. … Continue reading

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