Waiting for Water

The re-located giant leather fern (Acrostichum danaeifolium) and all of the Audubon House landscape plants have been waiting for Nature to water them again. The last big rain that filled the dry retention pond was April 28 ... The giant…

Steve Goff gets proclamation!

Steve Goff (Class of 2006) is pictured above accepting a proclamation in support of national invasive species awareness week, February 22 through February 28. Steve Goff has a tax preparation and accounting business nearly across the street from Vero Beach…

Air Potato Beetle Population Abounds

Last year, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services released air potato beetles (Liloceris cheni), a biological control agent for the horrible invasive air potato vine (Dioscorea bulbifera), which threatens to overtake the mesic hammock at the Oslo Riverfront…