In the classroom at the EAA Chapter 1240 Aviaiton Development Center there is a bowl of glass marbles and a large glass jar. When students are finished for the day working on the AirCam and other aviation activities, for everything new they learned, they take a marble from the bowl and put i…
Florida has abundant outdoor recreational opportunities. The state boasts public access to a wide array of hunting, fishing, boating and wildlife viewing activities. It is the Fishing Capital of the World and has one of the largest wildlife management area systems in the country.
Giant bass and record-breaking limits are predicted for the third Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest benefiting Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to be held next spring on the legendary Lake Fork near Emory, Texas, B.A.S.S. announced.
The goal of Project Tampa Bay is to increase the number of red drum caught by anglers in Tampa Bay and to experimentally determine the best sizes and locations for stocking in order to meet that goal in the most cost-effective manner.
There are three major areas of US Aviation, Commercial, Military, and General Aviation. To many of us, our perspective of aviation is what we see when we go to the airport to board a commercial flight.
The Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) season will conclude the weekend of Sept. 22-23 for Gator Division anglers with a two-day Super Tournament on Lake Okeechobee.
The autumn boating season has arrived, and with it comes cooler water temperatures. A fall overboard can get serious quickly, and wearing a life jacket could give you extra time to survive.
The great outdoors can be a wonder to behold. Parks, nature preserves or even some time spent in the backyard can help men, women and children reconnect with nature.
It was after midnight and I was flying into Dane County Regional Airport in Madison, Wisconsin and had a non-pilot friend, Nick, with me. This late at night, the tower was closed so I was on my own to announce my intentions to land on the runway with the best winds. The winds were calm, no r…
Archbold Biological Station offered two outstanding students Miranda Bunnell and Ashley Engle, both rising seniors at Lake Placid High School, a special opportunity for 2018 summer work at the Station.
Have you noticed that your dog has become overweight? Does your dog look too thin? After we got our dog Murphy spayed, within a few months, she had gained about 7 pounds and it was not muscle!
According to the United States Lifesaving Association, beach attendance in 2016 exceeded 211 million visitors, suggesting that beaches are arguably the most popular spots in the country to unwind and soak up some rays.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Division of Marine Fisheries Management administers a state artificial reef program that provides financial and technical assistance to coastal local governments, nonprofit corporations and state universities to construct, monitor a…
Honeybees are humble insects that benefit the environment in various ways. Unfortunately, many people lump bees in with wasps and other seemingly harmful insects and do whatever is necessary to remove them from their properties. But it’s important to be mindful of the beneficial roles bees p…
Local and national parks provide great, often awe-inspiring respites from more developed areas. According to the National Park Service, the United States is home to 59 protected areas designated as national parks, and the NPS encompasses hundreds of additional national park sites as well.
Hydroponic gardening can change people’s perceptions of what’s needed to grow vibrant plants. Rather than soil, all you may need for a hydroponic garden is water to grow a variety of healthy, strong plants.
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