The Great American Grunt Hunt: Catchy name, better fish | Tampa Bay Times

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/the-great-american-grunt-hunt-catchy-name-better-fish/2317247

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The original fishing kayak

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Librarians in Florida went rogue to save 2,361 books from an algorithm 

https://kultivatemagazine.com/2017/01/04/librarians-in-florida-went-rogue-to-save-2361-books-from-an-algorithm-quartz/

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Hypothermia

Late season cold fronts can be deadly. The front that sent temps plunging last week resulted in 18 Coast Guard rescues in the Tamp Bay Area. Sadly, the search for 2 individuals has recently been called off. They disappeared within sight of resorts, 

http://myfwc.com/boating/safety-education/hypothermia/

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Applications just opened to become a paid python killer in South Florida

http://www.tampabay.com/news/environment/wildlife/applications-just-opened-to-become-a-paid-python-killer-in-south-florida/2316108

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Curt Whiticar, Founder Of Whiticar Boat Works, Dies At 106

https://www.stuartmagazine.com/up-front/noteworthy/curt-whiticar-founder-whiticar-boat-works-dies-106

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Collections – Tampa Bay History Center

Seminole Long Shirt in need of conservation.

http://tampabayhistorycenter.org/exhibits/collections/?tab=1

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Halapata Chobee (Big Alligator)

I’ve been tussling with the idea of writing about alligators over the past few weeks. I was inspired by a story told to me first hand by a couple of delightful and intrepid ladies. The account of their alligator adventure caused me to laugh out loud every time I have tried to put the story on paper. It is difficult to write while laughing. The account also caused me to relive or rather revive some of my own encounters. Continue reading

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2016 Florida Book Award Winners | The Florida Bookshelf

https://floridabookshelf.wordpress.com/2017/02/22/2016-florida-book-award-winners/

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