Tag Archive: Situation

NISAW 2016 – An Update on the Lionfish Situation in the Panhandle

Lionfish (Pterois volitans):   Hooking a lionfish in local waters is still a rare event but reported encounters with anglers are increasing. (Photo Courtesy of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission). An Update on the Lionfish Situation in the Panhandle In the past couple of years, we have posted articles about the lionfish during NISAW …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/02/21/nisaw-2016-an-update-on-the-lionfish-situation-in-the-panhandle/

A Salty Situation

It seems Northwest Florida sure dodged a bullet when Tropical Storm Debbie decided to head east.  The citizens and structures may have dodged the bullet but the plant life had unseen pressures on it.  All of the plants in the coastal region of Northwest Florida have some salt tolerance associated with them if they are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/08/06/a-salty-situation/

Additional Rains Improve Washington County Situation

Recent rains have improved Washington County's forage situation Rains over the past week have greatly improved crop and pasture conditions in Washington County.  The watermelon, sweet corn, and vegetable harvests are proceeding at a rapid pace. Peanuts and cotton are responding well to recent rains. Cattle conditions are improving along with refreshed pastures.  The wet conditions halted hay …

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Permanent link to this article: http://gulf.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/06/15/additional-rains-improve-washington-county-situation/