Sun Coast

Miami-Area Partnership Gets Urban Youth Involved in Protecting Parks

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of watching young students from urban Miami eager and excited to get involved […]

Miami Students Celebrate the First Annual Everglades Day with Fishing and Fun

Known for its nightlife, delicious food, and incredible beaches, Miami-Dade County is home to more than 2.5 million people. One […]

Divers secure moorings to help protect marine resources from damaging anchors.

A Boaters’ Paradise That Preserves Coral Reefs

Creating an Anchorless Park

Imagine boating to paradise and then—without meaning to—causing it harm. Thanks to more than a decade of work in the […]

Volunteers clean oiled birds after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

“How Did They Let This Happen?”

Reflections on the Deepwater Horizon Disaster Three Years Later

Many of us remember the images from the tragic Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion that left 11 people dead. The […]

A NASA photo of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, May 24, 2010.

Three Years Later: Gulf Coast Still Recovering from BP Oil Spill

This Saturday, April 20, marks the third anniversary of the oil rig explosion that devastated coastal communities, waters, and lands […]