During April, Mote researchers are using seine nets to catch and release fish throughout the county’s largest canal system, which drains into Phillippi Creek.
Rum sales for sea turtles, Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation grants, a Suncoast Waterkeeper fundraiser and more.
One of the first species listed as endangered on the 1972 Endangered Species Act, the Florida manatee population now numbers more than 6,300.
Run for the Turtles takes place April 2. The 5K, 1-mile run is Mote’s longest-standing fundraiser.
Robert Essner, former CEO of Wyeth (now Pfizer), is chairing Mote's Oceans of Opportunity campaign.
Illustrator John Pirman spots a rescued sea turtle at Sarasota's Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium.
Dive deep with Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium's shark researchers during Shark Days.
People of all ages can learn how ocean life renews itself at Mote Aquarium in Sarasota.
One day with Abe Robinson, clinical veterinarian and research fellow at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium.
In a blind tasting, eggs farmed by Mote compete against three famous caviars.
Mote Marine Laboratory and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee create an educational partnership.
Many local boaters filmed Beggar, the dolphin whose interactions with humans led to his recent death. Here's one of those videos.
The truth about Flipper: Pam Daniel on the loss of Sarasota's Beggar the Dolphin.
Loved to Death
Sarasota boaters adored Beggar, the smiling dolphin who swam right up and begged for food. But when man and wild animals interact, the animal can pay a terrible price.