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Spotting the Seatrout: Researchers from NOAA Reveal the Reasons for the Angler's Curtailed Catch

Adjacent to Everglades National Park, Florida Bay encompasses the shallow waters, mangrove islands, and grassy banks between mainland Florida and the Keys, an area about 1,000 square miles in size. 1 138 mots de plus


Oyster Information Sources for Virginia Oyster Month in November 2017

On November 6, 2017, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe designated November as Virginia Oyster Month.  The designation is intended to call attention to the role of the oyster industry in the Virginia’s current economy and the long heritage of oyster-based communities and cultural events. 641 mots de plus

Water Quality And Habitat In Chesapeake Bay Tributaries And Coastal Waters

James River Association Issues 2017 “State of the James” Report in October 2017

On October 26, 2017, the James River Association (JRA) released its latest “State of the James” biennial report on the James River.  The report gave the river a cumulative score of 62 out of 100, rating a “B-.”  The cumulative score includes several factors that receive individual scores; the scores represent the percentage achieved toward numeric goals for each factor.  261 mots de plus

Water Quality And Habitat In Chesapeake Bay Tributaries And Coastal Waters

On Virginia Water Radio for 10-23-17: What Watery Bird Flocks in a Codgery or a Commotion?

If you guessed an American Coot, you’re right!

This widespread aquatic bird, whose flocks have various colorful names, is the subject of Virginia Water Radio’s episode for the week of October 23, 2017.  107 mots de plus

Virginia Water Radio

Colorful Koi

#WorldWatercolorGroup #Doodlewash #KoiPainting #WatercolorPainting 18 mots de plus


Under the Sea

Writing Challenge: Aug 22, 2017

Prompt: Write about ocean creatures

We know less about the ocean on this planet than we do about the space around this planet. 141 mots de plus

Writing Challenge