On July 9th 2016, H2O program coordinator Katelyn Cucinotta took two groups of roughly 40 students from Duke’s Talent Identification Program out to clean up debris at Siesta Key. Students from this program study at New College for a few weeks over the summer and use this cleanup
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Katelyn Cucinotta, our conservation biologist who runs the Healthy Habitats and Oceans (H2O) program, was recently interviewed by Allison Randolph of the “Ocean Allison” podcast channel. By highlighting ocean advocates creating positive change for the ocean, the Ocean Allison Podcast aims to inspire and motivate listeners. Listen now to
Myakklemore the manatee was released Friday, Janurary 29th at the Manatee Viewing Center in Apollo Beach. He came to the South Florida Museum in April 2014 following three months of treatment at Lowry Park Zoo’s critical care hospital. He’s now been outfitted with a special tracking device and will be monitored by Sea to Shore Alliance to ensure his survival in the wild.
Since 2009 S2S has been collecting manatee use data at Silver Glen Springs in the Ocala National Forest. We are a partner of the Silver Glen Working Group which includes state, federal, and private sector organizations to enhance decision making for the spring’s wildlife and recreational usage.
Last weekend our H²O program coordinator, Katelyn Cucinotta, had the pleasure of cleaning the coast with 80 students from the Out-of-Door Academy. She also spent some time teaching them about marine debris and ensuring they left with knowledge of how to remain H²O allies. Simply by making more
S2S executive director Dr. James “Buddy” Powell was featured this past Tuesday on the Sarasota-based talk radio station WSRQ. Listen to this fascinating interview as Dr. Powell talks about Cuba and the opening tourism market there, S2S’s on-going research on the Antillean manatee population around the island, and
On Saturday, September 19th, 2015 thousands of ocean advocates around the world participated in the 30th International Coastal Cleanup. Naturally, Sea to Shore Alliance’s Healthy Habitats & Oceans Program (H²O) was (and will continue to be) part of the extravaganza. To begin our international efforts, the S2S H²O
OUR FIRST UNDERWATER CLEANUP WAS A HUGE SUCCESS! This past Saturday, July 18th, Sea to Shore Alliance’s-Healthy Habitats & Oceans (H2O) program completed an underwater and shoreline cleanup at Phil Foster Park in Riviera Beach, Florida. This park is home to one of South Florida’s most famous dive spots,
Monica Ross Research Scientist By Sarah Clarke Stuart | Photography by Renee Parenteau (JUNE 2015) – As a Research Scientist for the Sea to Shore Alliance, native Floridian Monica Ross studies behavior and habitat use of manatees in our area. Her current research focuses on the movement of manatees in