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Three Rarely Seen Imperiled Bird Species Are Nesting On Siesta Key Beach!

by Allan Worms, PhD., Wildlife Biologist (retired) Snowy Plovers, a rare and beautiful little bird, listed in Florida as Threatened, have been joined on Siesta Key Beach by two additional imperiled species: Least Terns — the smallest of the American Read More

They’re Baaack

Sea turtle season has begun: May 1 – October 31 Although May is the “official” start of turtle nesting season on Florida’s West Coast, sea turtles don’t carry calendars. Some have come ashore months earlier, a few stragglers after the Read More

Pet Talk

  Dr. Chauvet earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon,Canada,and is known internationally for her specialized work in the relatively rare field of veterinary neurology speaking to, training, and consulting with veterinary practices and Read More

Get Ready for Springtime Wines from Puglia

By Maureen Rooney, Wine Consultant Extraordinaire , Siesta Key Wines Spring is finally here and so are the great wines from the past year’s harvest. Discovering new wines is exciting, but this time, we hit the jackpot!  How can one Read More

Stock Market Growth in Unexpected Places: ASEAN

Martha Stokes, C.M.T. is the co-founder and CEO of TechniTrader®, an educational firm dedicated to helping small investors and retail traders since 1998. China is a closed market to foreign investors which leaves it highly vulnerable to internal economic conditions Read More

A message from the Siesta Key Association

By Beverly Arias So many of us enjoy living here or near Siesta Key and hope to enjoy its bounty of island pleasures for years to come.  Let’s just imagine, some years from now, how great it will be to Read More

DOES HANDWRITING MATTER IN THE DIGITAL AGE?

By Diana Colson A debate rages over whether or not to continue teaching cursive handwriting in America’s schools.  With focus now on computing, texting, tweeting and the like, maybe all a child needs is to learn how to print. According Read More

THE SNOWY PLOVER: SIESTA KEY’S RARE BEACH GEM

By Allan Worms, Ph.D. Wildlife Biologist (retired) If you enjoy Siesta Key Beach for walking, sunbathing or other recreation you should know you share it with a great number of shore birds that feed and even nest directly on the Read More

Pet Talk

Dr. Chauvet earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon,Canada,and is known internationally for her specialized work in the relatively rare field of veterinary neurology speaking to, training, and consulting with veterinary practices and organizations Read More