South Florida is filled with little-known secrets and a most exciting history.
A petition proposed Friday is trying to get Lolita the same status under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that covers all other Southern Resident orcas, meaning she could be retired from performing.
A pair manatees rescued from the state’s southwest coast are going home. “Woodstock” was rescued from Port of The Islands, south of Naples, on January 7th, 2011. The adolescent female was orphaned after her mother died during the 2010-2011 winter season.
Flipper the Dolphin predicted the winner of the 2014 Discover Orange Bowl to be the Clemson Tigers.
The Miami Seaquarium may soon have a new owner. Arthur Hertz, who currently owns the 58-year old marine park, is in talks with the California-based Palace Entertainment.
Rescued just in time. An injured loggerhead sea turtle was pulled out of a Coconut Grove canal by Florida Fish and Wildlife Officials after receiving a call from a good Samaritan of a turtle in distress.
Florida now has a few more manatees. However, these aren’t coming from another ocean, they are coming from a couple of aquariums in the Ohio River Valley.
Thirty people and one dog were rescued from the water Sunday after a 45-foot catamaran capsized near the Miami Seaquarium.
For the month of October, locals and visitors to Miami can “Buy One Get One Free” on admissions at some of the area’s biggest attractions.
After months of care and recovery, a group of rescued sea turtles have gone home.