Erika attends a Lionfish festival in Pensacola, Florida.
Erika photographs nesting Least Terns and Black Skimmers as they begin their nesting season.
Erika catches local fish as part of a new Gulf to Table initiative.
A Great Blue Heron drives home the problem of plastic pollution.
Erika works on the inaugural material deployment for a new artificial reef.
Erika visits different sections of the Gulf Islands National Seashore.
This summer I was reminded of two things:
I HATE moving
The ocean is awesome
Let’s tackle the annoying one first. Summer 2015 goes down in the books.
Erika calls in banded Snowy Plovers on Florida beaches.
Erika experiences her first migration season on the Florida Panhandle.