Shark Week Feature: Megalodon

When we think of prehistoric creatures, dinosaurs are usually the first to come to mind. But dinosaurs never inhabited Florida.…

Pollinator Profile: Bats

Usually when we think of pollinators, buzzing bees and fluttering butterflies come to mind. You may not know that many…

Creepy Crawly Critters

The hot, wet summer months create the ideal conditions for a host of insects in Southwest Florida. In today’s blog…

Meet our Mink!

Thanks for checking out the Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium blog! Each week, we will share a little bit about…