Two Hoots & a Holler


Hoots:

Hollers:

Wake Up! - It is Our Lagoon, March 2012
When was the last time you saw a Red-headed Woodpecker?, January 2012
Best Chapter Award – Some of PIAS 2011 Achievement, November 2011
It’s the Environment Stupid, October 2011
•Birding Indian River County's Treasures, September 2011
•May 2011 What Can We Do about Global Warming in Indian River County? Start by asking: What could our county look like in 50 years
•April 2011Establishing a Real Baseline
•Mar 2011"Want to catch fewer fish? 'Improve' Oslo boat ramp
Feb 2011Feds Recommend Denial of County's Dredge and Fill Project
Jan 2011 EPA Recommends Denial of Oslo Road Boat Ramp Expansion, Dr. Grant Gilmore Finds Critical Game Fish at Dredge & Fill Site
Nov 2010 Mr. Poppell goes to Palatka
Oct 2010 Voting For Amendment 4
Sep 2010 Algae Farm-A New Birding Site! Egret Marsh Stormwater Park-Thanks to Keith McCully
May 2010 Our Vision: Audubon House, May 2010
April 2010 Audubon House at ORCAMar 2010 Where have all the insects gone? Long time passing. . . When will they ever return? A Case for Native Gardens
Feb 2010 Hot and Cold
Jan 2010 Grand Things at Grand HarborDec 2009 A Double Dipping Win: Volunteer and Learn about Nature
Nov 2009 The World Is Blue
Oct 2009 Indian River County Walking the Walk Towards Sustainability
 Sept 2009 San Jorge’s Magic Birding Circuit
May 2009 Where have all the birds gone?
•Apr 2009 Our 2009 Unsung Heroes
•Mar 2009 They won’t let up, constant vigilance is needed
Feb 2009 What ‘Quality of Life’ in Indian River County do we want?
•Jan 2009 Working together for Audubon
Nov 2008 Can you believe this?
Oct 2008 Put County First!
Sep 2008 A Hoot for Rachel Carson
July 2008 The Oslo Road Slippery Sloped Ramp
May 2008 Say NO to Liberty Park, a poor precedent for development outside our Urban Service Area
April 2008 Life Support for a Languishing Lagoon
Mar 2008 Florida Forever is out of funds
Feb 2008 Will We Preserve Our Quality of Life? Major Community Environmental Issues Face Indian River Folks
Nov 2007Hello? Why doesn’t St. Johns River Water Management District listen to their own Biologists?
Oct 2007 Florida's Shame Day, The Number One Con
Sept 2007 Another pollutant dumped into our Lagoon!
Mar 2007 Bringing a Community Together to Work Creatively Towards Agreed Upon Goals
Feb 2007 Beyond the Beach, It's Not All Bushes
Jan 2007 Our Iceberg Is Melting!
Dec 2006 Where cometh and goeth our water?
Nov 2006 Serious Problem in Indian River County…We Must Save Our Scrub-jays from Extinction!
Oct 2006 A New Beginning For Indian River CountySome Ideas To Act On
Sept 2006 Decision time...Knowing where we are heading, but what can we do to change it?
May 2006 Building Bigger Docks Makes No Sense
Apr 2006 What's the Hurry!
Mar 2006 Getting off the Bottle...
Feb 2006 Hallelujah! Give Praise When Due
Jan 2006 The Cost of Doing Business
Nov 2005 Saving the Indian River Lagoon
Oct 2005 The Ultimate Exotic Weed
Sept 2005 Citrus Canker-Is Eradication The Only Solution?
Jun 2005 They are Coming!!But Can Citizens Say Where?
May 2005 Two Hoots and a Holler
Apr 2005 Goals and Accomplishments
Mar 2005 Gloria, Wine, Plywood, or Growth Control
Feb 2005 Privatization and Management of Natural Areas
Jan 2005 The Christmas Bird Count
Nov 2004 Preserving our Future
Oct 2004 After Frances and Jeanne
May 2004 Lands
Apr 2004 Trees
Mar 2004 Planning Growth
Feb 2004 Moritorium
Jan 2004 Various Issues
Nov 2003-Saving our Trees
Oct 2003- Reflections of Blue Cypress- Headwater Lake of the St. Johns River
Sept 2003-Taking on Growth
May 2003 Moritorium & Tales of Two Sites
•Apr 2003- Untitled

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Blue Cypress Lake Book Presentations:

Pelican Island Audubon Society (1/19/04)
Florida Tech Humanities Series, Florida Tech (1/15/04
Canoe trip for Pelican Island Audubon, IRC (1/17/04)
Pelican Island Audubon Society IRC Vero Beach (1/19/04)
Vero Beach Book Center, Vero Beach (2/14/04)
Native Plant Society Martin County, Jensen Beach (2/24/04)
Canoe trip for Stuart Native Plant Society. (2/28/04)
Native Plant Society IRC Vero Beach (3/18/04)
Sebastian Rotary Club, Sebastian (3/26/04)
Rotary Club Vero Beach Inn (3/26/04)
IRC Photographic club, Vero Beach (4/21/04)
Property Association, Roseland Historical Center (5/18/04)
Indian River Estates WEST, Vero Beach (7/6/04)
Canoe trip for ELC, Wabasso (10/2/04)
Indian River Estates EAST, Vero Beach (10/9/04)
Melbourne Native Plant Society of Brevard (11/3/04)
Friends of the St. Sebastian River, Sebastian (11/23/04)
Canoe Trip for ELC, Nature Guides (2/5/05)
Pelican Island Preservation Society, Sebastian (2/24/05)
Rotary Club, Melbourne Beach (3/15/05)
Sebastian Arbor Day Talk (4/9/05)
Rotary Talk Vero Beach (11/11/05
Vero Beach Book Festival (11/12/05)
Riomar Garden Club (11/14/05)
Tree Ordinance-Friends of Historic Roseland (11/15/05)
St. Lucie Audubn Society (12/1/05)
National Society of Royal Dames (1/23/06)
9th Annual Mars Lecture Series, hosted by the Environmental Studies Council (2/13/06)
Grand Harbor Audubon (12/9/09
Garden Club Moorings (1/12/10)
Audubon of Martin County (11/18/10)

 Other Hollers:

Letters:

May 21, 2010 How Treasure Coast is helping rehabilitate wildlife, victims of oil spill. Press Journal
•April 3, 2010 Native plants fuel nature's food chain. Press Journal
Dec 24, 2008 Rebuilding of the deteriorated Oslo Road boat ramp....PJ article by Elliott Jones
Oct 12, 2008 Don't let commission bust urban service line. Letter to Press Journal
•Aug 26,2008 Laurence Reisman: Almost done in Indian River County..Press Journal Editorial
•May 10, 2008 County faces test at misplaced Liberty Park, Guest columnists
Nov 24, 2007 Letter to Editor:Justifying the Sexton land deal. Press Journal
June 5, 2007 Guest columnists: District needn't kowtow to Corrigans' legal threats (with Charles Lee) Press Journal
June 14, 2006 Letter to Editor: Utah senator piles on with another bad billboard bill. Press Journal
June 6, 2006 Letter to Editor: Florida's billboard legislation encroaches on state of nature. Press Journal
May 22, 2006 Letter to Editor: Billboard legislation is bad for trees, birds, and Floridians. Press Journal
Jan 19, 2006  Letter to the editor: Don't starve Florida schools with tax-cutting. Press Journal
Nov 24, 2005 Guest columnist: Too many agencies imperil lagoon. Press Journal
Nov 23, 2005 Letter to the editor: Let Indian River commissioners know your view on urban boundary. Press Journal
Apr 19, 2005 Letter to Editor: Lake Okeechobee. Press Journal
Nov 22, 2004 Guest Column:The new tree protection ordinance is simple: Do you want to save trees or not? Press Journal

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