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)
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 --
Author: Joshua Lawrence KinserPublish On: 2019-10-29
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, Nature.
Author: Joshua Lawrence Kinser
Publisher: Hachette UK
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.
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
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.
GREAT SURF , SHOPS AND EDIBLES AWAIT ALONG FLORIDA ' S GULF 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 ...
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 .
The American Horticultural Society's Guide to American Public Gardens and
Arboreta Thomas S. Spencer, John J. Russell ... OSPREY HISTORIC SPANISH
POINTI'GULF COAST HERITAGE ASSOCIATION, INC. ... 1915); Grounds (33
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
Author: Thomas S. Spencer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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.
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 .
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
Sunglass Hut International Sunrise Assisted Living, Inc. SunsetLife Insurance Co.
of Americal Sunstone Hotel investors, Inc. ... Gulf Coast SunTrust Bank, Miami
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Vacation Guide. 19. FLORIDA'S SPACE COAST-Closest beach to Orlando.
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
Author: American Camping AssociationPublish On: 1996-03
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
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Day Camp ...
Author: American Camping Association
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).
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
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.
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