Sports & Outdoors

Diving

Reef key to healing the Earth’s ‘blue heart’

It turns out that the Florida Keys were an early leader in working to ensure the health of the ocean. In 1960, John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park was established off Key Largo as the world’s first underwater park. Continued environmental degradation prompted the eventual designation of Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary in 1975.

Videos

Giant gator walks through Florida golf course

Word about a giant alligator that prowls on and near a Manatee County golf course has gone worldwide. This video was taken at Buffalo Creek Golf Course.
Ken Powell
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Giant gator walks through Florida golf course

Biscayne Bay terrorism training 0:46

Biscayne Bay terrorism training

Key Largo July 4th Parade 1:56

Key Largo July 4th Parade

Rehabbed turtle released 1:48

Rehabbed turtle released