Wildlife

Pick Your Poison Carefully

Using poison to keep rodents out of your home and lawn is frowned upon due to the harmful effects it has on the wildlife that eat those poisoned rodents. Here are some alternative methods and less harmful solutions to consider instead!

How Prescribed Burns On Sanibel Preserve Natural Island Ecology

As you may know, Sanibel Island has a very unique and delicate ecosystem. Prescribed burns help maintain our lands and also protect against the threat of wildfires.

A Salad Bar For Rabbits!

The McCallion’s Landscape Architect has provided her thoughts on the marsh rabbits that have been mauling our landscapes!

Why, You Wascally Wabbit!

Don’t let their cute faces fool you! Sanibel homeowners know the pain of having your landscapes destroyed by these wascally wabbits! How do we stop the madness?

Sanibel Wildlife Update – Post Irma

An update on how the plants and animals weathered the storm, and what recovery efforts look like for our major non-profit organizations serving our environment.

Have You Seen Sanibel’s Wild Side?

Where else can you watch ospreys and reptiles from your back porch, and bike a few miles to a nature preservation or the beach to capture images of rare pelicans and other wildlife?

Why We Love The Sanibel Wildlife Refuge

The Sanibel Wildlife Refuge referred to as Ding Darling is a great place to experience the island’s passion and care for nature and the environment.

Why are Mangroves Critical to Your Sanibel Real Estate

If you’re not from Florida, you might be wondering, “What’s so special about Mangroves on Sanibel?” I’m here to shed light on the importance of this native plant.

How We Prevent Sanibel Beach Erosion

It’s common for any coastal city to have beach erosion but what do our island’s do to prevent Captiva and Sanibel Beach Erosion?

How To Go Native On Sanibel

Happy Spring! Looking to spruce up your garden? Get info on Sanibel Native Plants from the island’s SCCF Native Plant Nursery.