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Moment surfer is surrounded by SHARKS while swimming in Florida

DRAMATIC pictures show the moment a surfer became surrounded by sharks prowling around him in the ocean. Eli McDonald was on a trip to Brevard County, Florida, with his fiancée when he got caught up in a school of fish before realizing several sharks were lurking behind him. 3His fiancee Laura Evans took the heart-stopping…

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FSU Campus Recreation | Rez Lakefront Park

Enjoy the Lake Take a dip in our guarded, designated swimming area. Children under age 15 must pass a swim test to swim in the deep water. Or, simply enjoy our sandy beach and catch some rays! Enjoy an hour of canoeing and kayaking on Lake Bradford or one of the three adjoining lakes. Or,…

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Michael Jackson’s former pet chimp now living a quiet life in Florida

Article content Ever wonder what happened to Bubbles? Article content Well, Michael Jackson’s formerly famous chimpanzee companion has been living in a primate retirement home in the U.S. since 2005, according to the U.K. tabloid The Sun. The newspaper reports that Bubbles, now 38, which is late-middle-aged in a chimp’s lifespan, makes his home these…

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Nature Coast Biological Station | NCBS

We are always looking to expand our team here at the Nature Coast Biological Station (NCBS). Projects goals could include wildlife, fisheries, benthic and shellfish ecology, shellfish aquaculture, forestry practices, water flow, and nutrient dynamics in the region. Get involved and make a difference. Read more from this Story

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The Florida Times-Union

This content is only available to subscribers.$1 for 6 Months. Save 98%.Your subscription supports:Investigative reporting that makes our community a better place to work, live and playExpert coverage of high school sports teamsThe best tips on places to eat and things to doDaily newsletter with top news to knowMobile apps including immersive storytelling Read more…

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Super Girl Surf Pro event is heading to Jacksonville Beach with Olympians, concerts and more

A women’s professional surfing competition is coming to Jacksonville Beach’s pier in November, drawing some of the biggest names in the sport.The producer of the televised event — which is on the East Coast for the first time — said he expects it to be an annual event at the Beaches for years to come.Competitors at…

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Singing, Surfing and Screaming: Top 5 things to do around Jacksonville this weekend

Sing Out Loud FestSt. Johns County’s Sing Out Loud Festival hits its stride this weekend with 13 shows at eight venues. Highlights include shows by the Disco Biscuits on Friday and Parquet Courts on Saturday at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, cellist Ben Sollee at the St. Augustine Distillery on Friday and bluesman Cedric Burnside Sunday…

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Shark attack caught on video: Teen bitten while surfing in Florida

NEW SMYRNA, Fla. — A 16-year old surfer is speaking out after he was bitten in the arm near Daytona, Florida. The encounter was also caught on camera.In a rare sighting, two sharks can be seen darting through the same wave with surfers just feet away.One of those surfers was 16-year-old Doyle Nielson, seen in…