South Florida is used to heavy rain during the rainy season, but the amount of rain residents in the panhandle of Florida are seeing is almost unprecedented for a non-tropical system.
Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Debby continue to pound the panhandle and upper west coast of Florida Monday evening.
Miami Beach may be famous, but it didn’t take the top spot. Ft. Lauderdale may be “where the boys are”, but it didn’t get a mention. Now, if you want the top beach in the nation, you have to hop a jet to San Diego, where Coronado Beach tops Dr. Beach’s list for 2012, but South Florida has a beach in the Top 10.
South Florida fisherman removed more than 1,500 invasive lionfish from the waters off the Florida Keys during three lionfish derbies in 2011.
South Florida’s lionfish invasion has spread to the Gulf waters off Florida’s Panhandle.
Forget about oil spills and algae blooms, three Florida beaches were named Friday by “Dr. Beach” to his Top 10 list of 2011 including one in South Florida.