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Autumn Beaches Nature Travel

2019 Right Whale Festival At Main Beach

Two-day Festival Nov. 2-3, 2019 at Fernandina’s Main Beach Park featuring bands, food, exhibits, presentations, kids activities & more.

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Autumn Nature

New Rule To Help Protect Florida’s Songbirds

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission recently issued a new rule to protect Painted Buntings and other songbirds.

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Autumn Nature

Spoonbill Pond Naturalist Tours, Big Talbot Island

A wonderful place for bird observation is Spoonbill Pond, located at Amelia Island’s southern doorstep. Monthly free tours, learn more…

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Cumberland Nature

Gopher Tortoise Study On Cumberland Island

A study of gopher tortoises has been underway for four years on Cumberland Island. Watch interesting video, learn why fire benefits this species and pine habitat.

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Highlights Nature Summer

Coastal Nature’s Wild Pops of Purple

Here’s a look at some wild and pretty purple blooms and berries that can be seen around Amelia Island as summer wanes into fall.

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Beaches Nature Sea Turtles Summer

Sea Turtle Nests Shatter Previous Record

The number of Amelia Island sea turtle nests through June 30, 2019 has shattered the previous nesting record set back in 2016 for the same time period through June, and by quite a lot.