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The Blue Heron Bridge, Florida’s exotic critter capital

The Blue Heron Bridge, Florida’s exotic critter capital

July 22, 2009 West Palm Beach, FL – Although it has been 17 years since I last dived under West Palm, Florida’s Blue Heron Bridge it has remained one of my all time favorite Florida dive sites. I was last there for a series of dives in the early 1990s when on the hunt for new species to expand the second edition of Reef Fish Identification.  Even in those days the shallow current swept sand and rubble … Read entire article »

Filed under: Blue Heron Bridge, Florida Diving

A Fishy February

A Fishy February

February 7– What do we do in frigid North Florida, when we aren’t diving? We head to sunny South Florida to visit Paul, because the next best thing to watching fish is talking fish. Yikes – it was even cold in Ft. Lauderdale! On my morning power walk I encountered two dead Green iguanas in a one-mile stretch near Paul’s house. These destructive invaders can’t tolerate cold weather. I felt sorry for them, because it … Read entire article »

Filed under: National Aquarium in Washington DC