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Dear Florida: What Amazing Birds!

By Carole Devillers Tampa Dear Florida, Why do I love thee? Well… your birds! I love your birds, Florida, your magnificent, gorgeous, resilient birds! I truly became aware of them when I moved to the Tampa Bay area three years ago. My new passion led

Dear Florida: Growing Up Swampy

By Ken Mundy Lakeland, FL I am a native Floridian, as are my parents and my grandparents, and I grew up in a small town in central Florida. I was raised at a time when I could leave the house after school and not come

Dear Florida: My Love Affair with the Florida Keys

By Leslie Jacobs Suffolk, VA My love affair with the Florida Keys began several years ago with a trip to Key West to celebrate my 10 year wedding anniversary. I not only fell in love with the beauty, but with the culture and the respect that

Dear Florida: “How could you let that happen?”

By Cynthia Elia, Clermont Dear Florida, My special places are disappearing due to sprawl. Unchecked growth lines the pockets of ruthless land developers, greedy politicians, and community board members who are hostile to environmental and wildlife protection because it doesn’t benefit them financially.  My special