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Record-setting year for Catch a Florida Memory

As we enter the season of giving, we’d like to give a “reel” big thank you to all our nearly 1,400 Catch a Florida Memory participants and partners who helped us reach over 15,000 saltwater fish submissions and 2,800 achievements recognized so far. Having your support and watching you all ...

Grouper closures to start in Gulf, Atlantic waters

Gag grouper closed to recreational harvest in Gulf state and federal waters on Jan. 1. The same day, several species of grouper will also close to recreational and commercial harvest in Atlantic state waters and all state waters off Monroe County. It includes gag, black, red, yellowmouth, and ...

The Community House

The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, will present the following: PAINTING WITH SISSI Painting with Sissi will take place on Jan. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. Cost is $65 for members and $70 for non-members; includes canvas, acrylic paint, paint brushes and inspiration ...

Tarpon tourney sold out, but wait list available

The “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge reported that the Ninth Annual “Ding” Darling & Doc Ford's Tarpon Tournament will take place on May 14, having been postponed from the 2020 date due to COVID-19. That means the prize purse is twice the original size, as all ...

Holiday closings at refuge, TBE

The J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge's Visitor & Education Center and offices will be closed on Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31 to Jan. 1. The center's restrooms will remain open during regular hours, as will Wildlife Drive and its trails and Bailey Tract. Tarpon Bay Explorers will also ...

Sanibel Sea School to offer private boating sessions

Starting in January, the Sanibel Sea School will begin offering family boat-based private sessions. Join the organization's marine science educators and captains to learn about and explore the areas of Sanibel's surrounding waters. Sessions can be fully customized for the group's ages and ...