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Turtles Have a Stellar Year!

‘A stellar year’ Posted Nov 7, 2019 at 12:01 AM     There was a bit of concern among the local turtle patrols about the impacts Hurricane Michael had on the landscape. Turtles, though one of the most mysterious of marine animals, are known to be a tad persnickety about where exactly to place their eggs come nesting season, so the Read More

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Abandoned and stellar.

You Can Check Out A Mysterious Abandoned Ship That Washed Up On A Florida Beach Abandoned and stellar. Jannely Espinal 5 hours ago Updated on October 04 @ 10:51 AM jsn_pdog henryeilandphotos It is possible to see ships from a pier or luxurious yachts while walking around a marina. But, there is a place in Florida where Read More

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Despite hurricanes, Florida turtle season hatching well

By Tim Croft / The Port St. Joe Star | 850-227-7827 / @PSJ_Star | tcroft@starfl.com Posted Aug 1, 2019 at 2:01 AMUpdated Aug 1, 2019 at 12:49 PM     Over 300 turtle nests have been documented to date for the 2019 Florida sea turtle season. So little is known about sea turtles that let’s avoid delving into the thought processes of those loggerheads, greens, and, yes, even leatherbacks navigating to local Read More

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Scallop population abundant, survey shows

Scallop season in St. Joseph Bay is scheduled for Aug. 16 through Sept. 15 {Special to The Star} By Tim Croft / The Port St. Joe Star | 850-227-7827 / @PSJ_Star | tcroft@starfl.com Posted Jul 18, 2019 at 1:00 AM     There was cautious optimism for a scallop harvest season late last year when the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Read More

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Beach restoration on go for August

By Tim Croft / The Port St. Joe Star | 850-227-7827 / @PSJ_Star | tcroft@starfl.com Posted Jul 25, 2019 at 1:00 AM     In a bit of returning to the future, crews should begin mobilizing for a beach restoration project on St. Joseph Peninsula. The long-awaited project was nearly at this identical point last September, as crews from Manson Construction Read More