10. Alligators stop feeding when the ambient temperature is around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. 9. Alligators go dormant, their metabolism slows down and they spend most of their time being still when the ambient temperature drops below around 50 degrees Fahrenheit. 8. When alligators go dormant, they often create “gator holes,” or mud tunnels that may… Continue reading Top 10 Alligator Winter Facts
It’s not a boondoggle, but the U.S. Government is full of agencies we don’t really understand who do things nobody ever told us about, so if you asked me yesterday, “What is the USGS?” I would’ve said, “I don’t really know.” But after running into one of their solar powered, radio communicating, live sensor data… Continue reading You Can Monitor Live Everglades Water Sensor Data Thanks to USGS
Miami, Florida is a watery paradise. So grab your yak, get a view from your canoe, or see the sandy shore from your paddle board when you launch out from these top 10 Miami kayak launches. 10. Matheson Hammock Kayak Launch – 9610 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156 – You can launch from… Continue reading Top 10 Miami Kayak Launches
Their very roots are a seemingly impenetrable thicket of interlocking crab legs walking on the beach, but Mangrove Trees are even more complicated than they look.