Deepwater Horizon Event
Response Efforts (7/7/10) Beyond the containment efforts in the Gulf and the
clean-up efforts on shore, Florida is working to minimize the effects of the oil spill and
develop long-term strategiesto restore damage.
Bringing the Bay to School
Day (4/16/10) The Central Panhandle Aquatic Preserve Office
coordinated with Port St. Joe High School to
bring an educational program to the classroom about the
importance of seagrasses and how to protect them.
The Lionfish Invasion
(2/28/10) Lionfish are a beautiful non-native aquarium fish, but
they are endangering the native fish and crustaceans of
our reefs, seagrass beds and other ecosystems.