The Living Gulf Coast

The Living Gulf Coast

The book covers six counties: Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee, Collier, Glades and Hendry. There are more than 160 parks, preserves and eco-destinations covered in this work, with sixty-one of them described in great detail.

Author: Charles Sobczak

Publisher: Indigo Press, LC (FL)

ISBN: 0982967470

Category: Nature

Page: 512

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Describes the animals the traveler is apt to encounter in the wild places of Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendy, Lee, and Sarasota counties. Includes descriptions of 162 parks, preserves, and eco-destinations, their fauna, and amenities --
Categories: Nature

Living on the Edge of the Gulf

Living on the Edge of the Gulf

A new look at the West Florida and Alabama Gulf shoreline, in the context of burgeoning development and revised coastal regulations.

Author: David M. Bush

Publisher: Duke University Press

ISBN: 0822325659

Category: History

Page: 340

View: 156

A new look at the West Florida and Alabama Gulf shoreline, in the context of burgeoning development and revised coastal regulations.
Categories: History

Moon Florida Gulf Coast

Moon Florida Gulf Coast

Railroads of Southwest Florida. Charleston, SC: ... Florida's Living Beaches: A
Guide for the Curious Beachcomber. Sarasota, FL: ... Where do you even put Carl
Hiaasen in a guide about the Gulf Coast? ... The most recent is Star Island, New
York: Grand Central Publishing, 2010; before that Scat, Downhill Life, Flush,

Author: Joshua Lawrence Kinser

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781640491113

Category: Travel

Page: 456

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Whether you're kayaking through mangroves, bodysurfing with manta rays, or sunbathing with a piña colada in hand, soak up the Sunshine State with Moon Florida Gulf Coast. Inside you'll find: Flexible itineraries from short beach getaways to a 10-day road trip covering all 700 miles of the Florida Gulf Coast Strategic advice for beach-goers, wildlife enthusiasts, water sports lovers, and more The best spots for outdoor adventures like kayaking, hiking, biking, bird-watching, and fishing, and the best beaches for swimming, sunsets, and seclusion Top activities and unique experiences: Discover the vibrant performing arts scene in Sarasota or stroll through quaint riverfront towns and secluded island enclaves. Unwind on shell-scattered beaches, explore winding mazes of mangroves, or spot gators in the swampy Everglades. Ride the coasters at Busch Gardens, browse art galleries in Naples, or check out a local swamp buggy race. Sail through the canals of Tampa, kick back at a beachfront oyster bar, and sip a local brew as the sun sets over the ocean Expert advice from Florida native Jason Ferguson on where to stay, where to eat, and how to get around by car, bus, or boat Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout Background information on the Gulf Coast's landscape, wildlife, history, and culture Handy tips for international visitors, families with kids, LGBTQ travelers, and travelers with disabilities With Moon Florida Gulf Coast's practical advice and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way. For more of the Sunshine State, try Moon Florida Keys. Hitting the road? Check out Moon South Florida & the Keys Road Trip.
Categories: Travel

Explorer s Guide South Florida Includes Sarasota Naples Miami the Florida Keys Second Edition

Explorer s Guide South Florida  Includes Sarasota  Naples  Miami   the Florida Keys  Second Edition

GREENWAY The Venetian Waterway Park (see Bicycling) follows the
Intracoastal Waterway from Nokomis to Venice, with trails on ... NATURE
CENTERS Englewood c Enjoy the cool Gulf breezes at Lemon Bay Park &
Environmental Center ... and nature trails through the pine woods, visit the old
Crowley pioneer homestead from the 1880s, watch living-history ... best multiday
experience that southwest Florida has to offer—a 40-mile series of stacked loops
passing through prairies, ...

Author: Sandra Friend

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581579024

Category: Travel

Page: 528

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This completely revised second edition of the definitive South Florida guidebook offers coverage of Tampa, the Gulf Coast, South Beach, Miami, and the Keys. In diverse, exciting South Florida you might catch a glimpse of an endangered Florida panther in a nature preserve in the morning and visit a four-star restaurant and world-class nightclub that evening. This rich destination welcomes visitors from all over the world with its vibrant arts communities and multicultural historic sites, luxurious seaside resorts and lush forests, and some of the best fishing and diving in the United States. With cattle ranches and citrus groves all the way down to the mighty swamps of the Everglades and Big Cypress there are endless opportunities for exploration and discovery for singles, couples, and families. From eco-friendly establishments and environmental information about the region to its trendy nightlife, out-of-the-way attractions, and best beach hotels, Explorer’s Guide South Florida is a thorough introduction to an alluring place that tourists as well as locals simply shouldn’t miss. Detailed maps, an index, an alphabetical “What’s Where” subject guide, and helpful icons that highlight places that offer special value, are pet-, gay-, and family-friendly, and are wheelchair accessible round out this incredible resource, your perfect travel companion.
Categories: Travel

Michigan Living

Michigan Living

COAST wild NAPLES BY TAMRA WILLETT ... IMAGE This peaceful Gulf of
Mexico southern Florida community is ideal for basking on the beach , exploring
nature or ... For regional planning guides , call VISIT FLORIDA at ( 850 ) 488 -
5607 or see its Web site at www . flausa . com resist . ... Nature Center , run by the
Conservancy of Southwest Florida , features the ANIMAL HABITATS
Conservancy Museum of ...



ISBN: UOM:39015047810570

Category: Automobile travel


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Categories: Automobile travel

An Ecological Characterization of the Tampa Bay Watershed

An Ecological Characterization of the Tampa Bay Watershed

Hurricane Betsy in the Florida - Bahamas area : geologic effects and comparison
with Hurricane Donna . ... Observations on the offshore benthic flora in the Gulf of
Mexico off Pinellas County , Florida . ... Fla . Dep . Nat . Resour . , Bur . Geol . ,
Spec . Publ . No. 20 . Tallahassee . 99 pp . Pyle , T.E. , S.W. Rogers , D.F.
Thompson , R.S. Clingan , and J.C. McCarthy ... crab on the shallow living
invertebrates in intertidal mudflats of two southern California lagoons . ... Nature
guide to Florida .

Author: Steven H. Wolfe


ISBN: UOM:39015086475046

Category: Ecology

Page: 334

View: 993

Categories: Ecology

Gardens Across America East of the Mississippi

Gardens Across America  East of the Mississippi

The American Horticultural Society's Guide to American Public Gardens and
Arboreta Thomas S. Spencer, John J. Russell ... OSPREY HISTORIC SPANISH
acres), Nature Trails Activities: Education Programs,- Guided Tours (daily, call for
times), Performances (living history] Historic Spanish ... Historic Spanish Point
offers visitors a look into southwest Florida's environment and unique past, from
prehistoric ...

Author: Thomas S. Spencer

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781589791022

Category: Gardening

Page: 460

View: 159

A comprehensive guide to American public gardens and arboreta, this two volume series provides a state-by-state listing of nearly 2,000 gardens accessible to the public. Each entry provides a general overview of the garden and/or arboretum, hours of operation, admission fees (if any), directions, and a list of special collections and activities.
Categories: Gardening

The Complete Guide to Florida Foundations 2003

The Complete Guide to Florida Foundations 2003

JACKSONVILLE , FL 32203 - 0200 877 - 446 ... 000 - Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast
Florida , Inc . LOW : $ 2 , 000 - Sarasota Kiwanis Foundation , Inc . GRANTS
AWARDS : Big ... 000 , Coalition to Assist Supported Living , Inc . - - $ 20 , 000 ,
Epilepsy Services of Southwest Florida , Inc . - - $ 15 , 000 ... 000 - Russian Ballet
Theater LOW : $ 75 - Delaware Nature Society GRANTS AWARDS : American
Cancer Society ...

Author: John L. Adams


ISBN: 1879543338

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 514

View: 449

Aid grant-seekers w/ profiles of FL. Foundations specifically helps S0163 organizations.
Categories: Business & Economics

Frommer s Comprehensive Travel Guide Florida 95

Frommer s Comprehensive Travel Guide  Florida  95

813 / 455-8411 ) , conducts programs and field trips here and elsewhere in
Southwest Florida . ... around this 52 - acre zoolike preserve to observe animals
and birds , including primates living on an island without cages . ... One of two
preserves operated by the Conservancy ( the Briggs Nature Center near Marco
Island is the other ) , this one includes a well ... Museums , ” above ) , date from
the beginning -- and along Millionaire's Row between Gulf Shore Boulevard and
the beach .

Author: Rena Bulkin


ISBN: 0671886169

Category: Florida

Page: 600

View: 360

Categories: Florida

Michigan Living Motor News

Michigan Living   Motor News

Several “ must see " Nature Trail side trips are available on the main park road ,
many of them with elevated , railed boardwalks . ... s Robinson Crusoe country ,
with more than 10 , 000 uninhabited , tropical wilderness islands lying off the
southwest Florida Gulf coast . ... Offbeat vacationers prefer nearby Chokoloskee
island , an atmospheric fishing village ( boats , guides , motels ) not far from
Everglades ...



ISBN: UOM:39015029623025



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Standard Poor s Counterparty Ratings Guide

Standard   Poor s Counterparty Ratings Guide

Sunglass Hut International Sunrise Assisted Living, Inc. SunsetLife Insurance Co.
of Americal Sunstone Hotel investors, Inc. ... Gulf Coast SunTrust Bank, Miami
N.A SunTrust Bank, Mid-Florida N.A. SunTrust Bank, MiddleGeorgia N.A.
SunTrust Bank, Nashville N.A SunTrustBank, Nature Coast SunTrust Bank, North
Central Florida SunTrust Bank. ... N.A SunTrust Bank, Southwest Florida
SunTrust Bank, Tallahassee N.A SunTrust Bank, Tampa Bay SunTrust Bank,
West Florida SunTrust ...



ISBN: PSU:000068053802

Category: Corporate debt


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Categories: Corporate debt

The Ladies Home Journal

The Ladies  Home Journal

ON ALABAMA GULF COAST-The backyard you've always dreamed of is waiting.
Sugar white beaches. ... FLA USA. VISIT FLORIDA-Send for your FREE Florida
Vacation Guide. 19. FLORIDA'S SPACE COAST-Closest beach to Orlando.



ISBN: STANFORD:36105022255223

Category: Women


View: 296

Categories: Women

2000 Steve Rabow s Guide Sarasota Bradenton Venice

2000 Steve Rabow s Guide Sarasota Bradenton Venice

Field Trip: Alligator Facts • The largest alligator ever recorded in Florida was a 1 7
foot five inch monster, killed in 1956 at Apopka. ... (See also: Around The Bend
Nature Tours The Enterprise Sailing Charters Marina Jack Marina Plaza, Bayfront
... 10 are always free Florida Gulf Coast Railroad Museum Location: U.S.
Highway 301, Parrish, 34219; 722-4272 Trains ... demonstration of conserving
technology anc design for living in southwest Florida, the Florida House Learning
Center ...

Author: Steve Rabow


ISBN: 0967903009

Category: Travel


View: 241

Categories: Travel

Guide to Accredited Camps 1996 1997

Guide to Accredited Camps  1996 1997

Activities : Arts / Crafts , Bicycling , Canoeing / Kayaking , Hiking , Nature /
Environment Studies , Outdoor Living / Camping Skills ... oa CAMP NOVA ( #
5250 ) Univ School of Nova Southeast , 7500 SW 36th St , Fort Lauderdale , FL
33314 ( Broward Co ) ; 305 - 475 - 7338 ... operated by Jerry Baggett , Gulf Coast
GSC , 2909 Olympic St , Sarasota , FL 34231 , 813 - 921 - 5358 ICON LEGEND A
Day Camp ...

Author: American Camping Association


ISBN: 0876031505

Category: Camps

Page: 294

View: 687

ACCREDITED CAMPS ONLY! Over 2,100 listed. The only directory where camps earn accreditation before being listed. A mere 1/4 of all camps in the U.S.A. are accredited. These camps have met or exceed nationally recognized standards of safety, program quality, staffing & healthcare. When you choose a camp from this GUIDE, you can be certain that 300+ important questions have already been asked & answered in ways that show the camp cares. Each camp's listing includes summer & winter addresses, sponsoring agency, director's name, fee ranges, session lengths, age groups, boy/girl/coed, ten primary activities offered, & camp special comments. Alpha by state. Camps for all budgets & interests. Indexes list camps by 50 activities & by 20 special groups served. Activities include: archery, academics, backpacking, caving, ceramics, sports, aquatics, music, horseback. Special programs listed: cancer, diabetes, learning disabilities, single adults, seniors, youth at risk, gifted. Great for teachers & other youth service professionals seeking alternative employment. Also look for great tid-bits to help know when a child or parent is ready for camp, questions to ask the camp director, how to pack, & how to combat homesickness. Order from: American Camping Association, 5000 State Road 67, North, Martinsville, IN 46151-7902, 800-428-2267 or Independent Publishers Group, 1-800-888-4741. Look for 1997-1998 edition coming in January 1997 (0-87603-153-X).
Categories: Camps

Living with Bears

Living with Bears

Colorado author Linda Masterson dispels myths, replaces fear with respect, and lays the foundation for improving human-black bear relations with an inside look at the fascinating world of these highly intelligent, adaptable and resourceful ...

Author: Linda Masterson

Publisher: PixyJack Press

ISBN: 9780977372409

Category: Nature

Page: 255

View: 599

Colorado author Linda Masterson dispels myths, replaces fear with respect, and lays the foundation for improving human-black bear relations with an inside look at the fascinating world of these highly intelligent, adaptable and resourceful animals found in 41 U.S. states and every province in Canada. With over 900,000 black bears roaming North America today, people from Florida to British Columbia are encountering bears more often, and as a result, human-bear conflicts are on the rise. This guidebook to life in bear country is packed with a wealth of useful and often surprising information, and down-to-earth advice from bear experts all over the continent, along with real-life stories from wildlife managers, organizations and communities who've discovered creative, workable ways for people and bears to share space. - Understanding Black Bears and Their Behavior - Bear-Proofing Your Home - Safe Trash Stashing - Hiking, Camping & Playing in Bear Country - Birdfeeding, Bee-Keeping in Bear Country - Gardening, Orchards & Farming in Bear Country - Bear Behavior Modification - Avoiding Encounters & Attacks - Appendix: bear organizations, volunteer groups, state agencies, resources and index Case Studies from National Parks, wildlife sanctuaries and communities in Colorado, Pennsylvania, Florida, Tennessee, Washington, Nevada, California, Minnesota and Canada.
Categories: Nature

Art Now Gallery Guide

Art Now Gallery Guide

Adams Lane, 4236 • 941-362-9497 • Email: ... Author of
ainting the Spirit of Nature & In Harmony With Nature. ... fax 941'59–7517 • mon-
Sat 10-4, tues 10-7 * “Subverting the Dominant Order: he Art of Nancy Spero” and
Living Minutia” thru Sept 29. ... Senos de duro estano..., 2000, oil on canvas,
36x36 inches, at the Gulf Coast Museum of Art NAPLES HW GALLERY 1391
Third St S, ...



ISBN: MINN:31951P00788406M

Category: Art


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Categories: Art

Filmstrip Guide

Filmstrip Guide

Author: H.W. Wilson Company


ISBN: UIUC:30112069009915

Category: Filmstrips


View: 444

Categories: Filmstrips

Woodall s North America Campground Directory

Woodall s     North America Campground Directory

Enter #268 on Reader Service Card and See Ad Page 56 WOODSMOKE
CAMPING RESORT Ft Myers, FL A ... Service Card and See Ad Page 105 YOGI
BEAR'S JELLYSTONE CAMP-RESORT, 50 miles SW of Chicago, is activity-
oriented, ... 14 BATTLESHIP NORTH CAROLINA Walk the decks of a living
legend and see where men served, lived, ate and fought. ... warm gulf breezes,
spectacular sunsets, tropical wildlife, fascinating nature preserves Enter ...



ISBN: STANFORD:36105113684299

Category: Camp sites, facilities, etc


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Categories: Camp sites, facilities, etc