restore marine habitats

Scientists have been detailing the benefits of healthy estuaries for decades – protecting shorelines from erosion and storms, improving water quality, providing vital habitat for economically valuable fish and marine species, and boosting local tourism. A new study underway in Tampa Bay focuses on yet another benefit: buffering both global and local ecosystems from the [...]

Mark your calendars for Cracker Fest 2015! This one-of-a-kind event returns to The Bait Box on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015. The The START Sanibel –Captiva Chapter is proud to announce its 7th annual Cracker Fest celebration. Featuring a grand evening of dining under the stars, live music with The Apple Butter Band, and the extraordinary [...]