The Florida Highway Patrol on Tuesday arrested a man after police said he struck a Keys woman Nov. 25 on her bicycle with his pickup after a night of drinking at a local bar and left the scene knowing the crash involved a grave injury.
A new two-year, $10 million study will attempt to produce a more definitive count for the Gulf of Mexico’s red snapper population, a valuable fishery with tight limits and rules that have sparked ongoing tension between fishermen and government regulators.
Meshack Rushun Walker was charged with possession of cocaine and a controlled substance after the Miami man was spotted driving erratically on the Overseas Highway on Friday night, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said.
On Thursday, September 28, manatee Rebellion was released back to its natural waters, in the same area where he was rescued, after successfully undergoing rehabilitation at Miami Seaquarium. On April 13, 2017, a male manatee was rescued from Buttonwood Sound in Key Largo having suffered from propeller wounds and fractured ribs. After receiving treatment at Miami Seaquarium for four months, Rebellion currently weighs 400 pounds and is seven feet long. The staff at the park named him Rebellion because he is very spunky.
First manatee released in Key Largo post Hurricane Irma
Residents survey damage on Big Pine Key following Hurricane Irma
Residents return to Summerland Key after Hurricane Irma
Coast Guard rescues Navy pilot from waters southeast of Key West