Join us as we help raise awareness for shark conservation all week long during Shark Week 2017!

Sponsor Spotlight: Environmental Protection Agency:

This year, our STEM Literacy Project celebrated 10 years of increasing STEM literacy and fostering environmental stewardship for local fifth graders. Nature’s Academy would not have reached this milestone without the investment of our generous financial partners. Last year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the program $97,000 to further its mission and reach more […]

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Introducing our Newest Flock Member!

Our Nature’s Academy Flock is growing, and we are excited to announce an update to our staff. Join us in welcoming our newest member, Sarah Sheffer! Originally from the upper peninsula of Michigan, Sarah has been escaping frigid Midwest winters since 2015. She received an Associate’s in Applied Science in Veterinary Technology in 2011. While […]

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Florida Feature: The Million-Dollar Mangrove Megalops Migration

Summertime is the beach’s busy season for humans and a fish known as the “silver king.” Adult Megalops atlanticus, the scientific name for Atlantic tarpon, gather in Florida’s shallow waters each summer. These predatory animals feed on other fish like mullet in addition to invertebrates like crab and shrimp. Their signature under bite allows their […]

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Finances, Bug-Out Bags, and Staying Sane Before Hurricanes

June through November marks hurricane season in Florida.  Although we’re off to a quiet start, now is the time to prepare your family and home. Keep reading for tips, tricks, and resources to get ready for hurricane season. Before the Storm  Review all of your insurance policies to fully understand how each policy protects your […]

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STEM Solutions Provide Safe Passage for Wildlife

Deer, raccoons, and possums are infamous for leaping in front of cars on long, dark roads. At least 1 million animals are struck by cars every day in the United States. However, endangered animals are equally impacted by car strikes. In 2017, 24 Florida panthers suffered fatal vehicle run-ins. This is especially concerning considering there […]

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