Gulf Islands National Seashore Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Fairhaven boatbuilder lands $5 million contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    The National Park Service recently awarded a contract of around $5 million to the Fairhaven boatbuilder to construct two 150-passenger catamaran ferry boats to serve the Gulf Islands National Seashore in the Pensacola Bay area of Florida. Some of the money for the project will come from BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill fund, according to an article in the Pensacola News Journal .

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    Sep 25, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Gulf Islands National Seashore will hold two volunteer clean-up events this Saturday in honor of National Public Lands Day. -Davis Bayou in Mississippi -Fort Pickens in Florida "Our goal is not just to clean the beaches, it is also to educate people about keeping the beaches clean in the first place," stated Superintendent Brown referring to the "Pack it in Pack it out" policy adopted by Gulf Islands National Seashore to stem the tide of litter on the beach.

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  3. BP restoration projects too little too late for one former fishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... project is for bike and pedestrian enhancements at Davis Bayou in the Mississippi District Gulf Islands National Seashore. That project has an estimated cost of about $7 million. "I filed a couple of times," Layman said. "Never even got a ...

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  4. Leatherback turtle to be released after rehabilitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... 9 a.m. and notified the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The FWC alerted Gulf Islands National Seashore biologist Mark Nicholas, who assessed the turtle while still in the water before assisting her to shore. The Gulfarium was then ...

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  5. Gulfarium team rescues massive leatherback turtleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... around 9 a.m. and called the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. FWC alerted Gulf Islands National Seashore biologist Mark Nicholas and after performing an in-water assessment and assisting the turtle to shore, the Gulfarium was ...

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  6. Gulfarium team rescues massive leatherback turtle Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... around 9 a.m. and called the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. FWC alerted Gulf Islands National Seashore biologist Mark Nicholas and after performing an in-water assessment and assisting the turtle to shore, the Gulfarium was ...

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    Sep 10, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... than $15 million to acquire land in several areas around South Mississippi including near Gulf Islands National Seashore and DeSoto National Forest. "The main thing is that we try to preserve those lands so that no other development can come in and ...

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  8. Shark? Barracuda? Ship Island swimmer never saw the fish that bit herRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... edge of the water. Rick ran for the rangers - Ship Island is a National Park and part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Somewhere in there, Christensen and I determined that we were exactly the same age: 59. She and her husband were on vacation ...

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  9. Visit Pensacola Invites Extreme Athletes to Combine Racing with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... fast course that parallels the shoreline and winds you through the white sand dunes of the Gulf Islands National Seashore toward Navarre Beach and then back to Pensacola Beach. Finish the race with a 3.1-mile run through the scenic Gulfside ...

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    Aug 25, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In celebration of the National Park Service's 99th birthday on August 25, Gulf Islands National Seashore is offering free admission on Tuesday. The usual $15 entrance fee will be waived to allow visitors to enjoy beaches, museums programs historic forts and recreational opportunities at no cost.

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