Links of Note: The Seminole Wars and Other News

Seminole War in Florida. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Florida Frontiers: Florida Couple Documents Seminole Indian Wars (Florida Today) The life of a soldier who fought in Florida during the Second Seminole War is chronicled in the new book “The Army…

How a Tiny Woman’s Little Book had a Huge Impact on Florida

Satellite view of South Florida and Everglades National Park. Courtesy of NASA/NOAA. By Robert Sanchez This year marks the 70th anniversary of the publication of a tiny woman’s little book that eventually altered the trajectory of Florida history. To appreciate…

Links of Note: Eastern Indigo Snake in Florida and Other News

Eastern Indigo Snakes Getting Another Shot in Florida (Tallahassee Democrat) The Eastern indigo snake hasn’t slithered down a gopher tortoise burrow along the bluffs of North Florida’s Apalachicola River in more than 35 years. All that changed Monday when seven…