Gopher tortoises are a threatened species. They are a “Keystone” species because they dig burrows in the sandy soil that provide homes for many other animals.
The Viera Voice reported on our April 9th Open House. Check out the full article on their Website VieraVoice.com. Thanks for the great article!
This morning, the Space Coast Science Education Alliance (SCSEA) met for the monthly meeting at the Springs of Suntree clubhouse. Afterwards, people were invited to go see Hundred Acre Hollows.
It’s a beautiful evening in Hundred Acre Hollows. Angela changed the camera traps to different gopher tortoise burrows. Sadly, somebody took the memory card from one of the cameras, so all those photos are gone.
The Hollows are dry, but this cactus seems happy. One day of rain last week was not enough to lower our fire danger. The Fire danger Index (FDI) for Brevard County remains “Very High.”