Living Shoreline Project At Old Town Fernandina

An interesting environmental project is underway, the Old Town Fernandina Living Shoreline Project (A.K.A. the “Crab Trap” Project). According to the St. Marys’ Riverkeeper, the objective is “to establish a wave break that will halt or slow erosion of the marsh while simultaneously providing oyster habitat, and to reestablish lost marsh vegetation along the shoreline […]

Amelia Bluff Development Dilemma

An island development controversy arose recently when concern was raised about whether a new community under construction was being built on property that is “conservation” land.

Conjecture Surrounds Amelia Island Oceanfront Parcel

New hotel? Oceanfront condos? Conjecture hovers over large undeveloped acreage with beach frontage on the south end of Amelia Island.

2019 Shrimp Festival Parade

This year’s Shrimp Festival Parade is Thursday, May 2, 2019, starting at 6 pm in downtown Fernandina Beach. The parade’s 2019 theme is “Rock N Roll Shrimp.”