Category Archives: People and the Bay

Pilot program re-creates low-salinity habitat

Once upon a time, when Florida panthers and black bears still freely roamed the Tampa Bay watershed, more than 300 creeks and rivers supplied the estuary with fresh water, creating low-salinity habitats that supported the vast maj...

Profile: There’s something about Mary

Tampa Bay’s Mary Mangiapia becomes the first woman to through-kayak 1,500 miles around Florida By Marcia Biggs When the 300-mile Everglades Challenge sea kayak race from St. Petersburg to Key Largo was cancelled in early March due...