September 22, 2023

Northwest Florida Roundup

Apalachicola Bay's restored oyster industry

Carlton Proctor | 2/26/2020

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will administer a $20-million federal grant to help restore Apalachicola Bay’s oyster industry.

This story also features expert opinions, business briefs and people in the news: Eastern Shipbuilding; Navy Federal Credit Union; Murray Gibson; Joshua Hackel; Roger Ostrander; GKN Aerospace; Wesley Bates; Jorge Gonzalez; Mayor Grover Robinson


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Gator with missing jaw finds home in Florida park
Gator with missing jaw finds home in Florida park

A Florida reptile park has taken in an alligator that lost its nose and upper jaw to a fight or boat propeller. Gatorland Orlando said over the weekend that the injured alligator came from a lake in nearby Sanford, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) northeast of Orlando. “She had basically no chance of surviving in the wild with such a severe injury,” the park said in a social media post.

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