Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Pinellas commission passes $1.6 billion budget

Pinellas commission passes $1.6 billion budget - St. Petersburg Times


Just to save you from looking for your calculator, that works out to be about a 4.1% cut. Pretty respectable cut, and also a responsible thing to do, I think--in light of the fact that we are probably looking at several years of tight times.

Friday, September 10, 2010

Turtle Time, sea turtles fight the odds

Turtle Time - Official Travel Site for the St. Petersburg & Clearwater Area America’s Top Rated Beaches


The odds are really stacked against the hatchling loggerhead sea turtles, and the influence of humans is mostly negative. However, some humans do try to make a positive difference.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Local wildlife photographer exhibits at South Florida Museum - Weekend Newsletter - BradentonHerald.com

Local wildlife photographer exhibits at South Florida Museum - Weekend Newsletter - BradentonHerald.com


An interesting article, and serious photographers should note of the two-part workshop mentioned at the end. Workshops like these are usually fun, and you always learn something.