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Anna Maria Island, FL
Sunday, November 19, 2017

Eliza Ann finishes in first place

In a burst of paddling prowess, loggerhead sea turtle Eliza Ann has finished in first place in the Sea Turtle Conservancy’s Tour de Turtle migration marathon, swimming more than 1,600 miles, while her rival, Cruz, swam more than 1,500 miles. The 15 contenders in the...

Outdoors

Reel time Left Hand Casting

Left(y) is right

Close your eyes for a moment and visualize the first time you tried to ride a bike. If you were like me, it was...
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It’s Manatee Awareness Month

November is Manatee Awareness Month, a time to appreciate our large, lumbering state marine mammals and learn how to co-exist with them when we’re...
Tripletail

Fall brings exciting fishing to AMI

Now that the first cold front of the season has arrived on Florida’s west coast, anglers can expect some of the year’s best fishing....
Turtle rainbow

Nesting News

Turtle nests laid: 488 False crawls: 446 Nests hatched: 340 Not hatched: 148 Nests remaining: 0 Hatchlings to Gulf: 25,379 Nest disorientations: 58 Source: Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird...