Did you know that mistletoe grows as a parasite on other trees? And does it hurt the tree? We called out IFAS Extension Agent to find out.
Rob Diaz de Villegas
Pollinators and GardeningThe Red Hills of Florida & Georgia
During the Great Georgia Pollinator Census, citizen scientists learned about insect diversity in gardens, and about the plants that best create habitat.
Pollinators and GardeningWildlife in North Florida- Critters Big and Small
Beekeepers adopt an American bumblebee nest, raising the rare bees alongside honeybees in a Florida friendly habitat designed to benefit all pollinators.
Plants- From Wildflowers to Longleaf PineThe Red Hills of Florida & Georgia
We look at the role of the southern live oak in Tallahassee’s urban forest, where the tree’s value goes far beyond the ecological.
Apalachicola River and BayPlants- From Wildflowers to Longleaf Pine
We visit Torreya State Park one year after Hurricane Michael. How does the loss of trees affect the unique ecosystems for which the park is known?
HistoryPlants- From Wildflowers to Longleaf PineThe Red Hills of Florida & Georgia
Tallahassee loves its live oaks, and has a history of fighting to preserve them. We look at our history with this iconic southern tree.
Floridan Aquifer: Springs, Sinks, and MoreWildlife in North Florida- Critters Big and Small
Beneath scenic Merritt’s Mill Pond in Jackson County, Florida, researchers from Florida A&M University discover a new species of cave crustacean.
Floridan Aquifer: Springs, Sinks, and MoreLakesSwamps and other WetlandsThe Red Hills of Florida & Georgia
At Fred George Basin Greenway, geologist Harley Means takes us to two sinkholes that may one day become one of the Red Hills’ sinkhole lakes.
Swamps and other WetlandsThe Red Hills of Florida & GeorgiaWildlife in North Florida- Critters Big and Small
A married couple buys the swamp behind their house to manage it as a preserve. Among the ecological treasures here is a wood stork rookery.
Longleaf Pine & Fire EcologyPlants- From Wildflowers to Longleaf PinePollinators and GardeningSwamps and other WetlandsThe Red Hills of Florida & GeorgiaWildlife in North Florida- Critters Big and Small
We watch seasonal change in two Tallahassee locations, Lake Elberta (an urban park) and in the Munson Sandhills region of the Apalachicola National Forest.