Step inside Anna Maria Island’s butterfly conservatory to experience the natural delicacy of the plants and winged wonders that flutter around this lush vivarium.
The Anna Maria Island Butterfly Park … View more »
There are over 500 bird species in the state of Florida and Anna Maria Island is a bird sanctuary! From pelicans to egrets to wild peacocks to countless varieties of shorebirds even the non-bird lover will be impressed … View more »
Sharks, jellyfish and other dangerous marine life can turn a fun day on an Anna Maria Island beach into an unpleasant day at the hospital—or worse. When potentially dangerous ocean animals are spotted you’ll … View more »
Fishing is an important part of the Florida lifestyle as well as its economy. Unfortunately, on occassion, this leisure-time activity can lead to problems for birds and other wildlife such as sea turtles and manatees. … View more »
Did you know that sand dollars are marine animals? Seriously!
A living sand dollar is brown, dark tan or even purple with many tiny moving brown spines covering its surface.
The white sand dollar, with its smooth … View more »