Monthly Archive: May 2012

Perdido River Survey

Panhandle Outdoors Live Perdido River Field Trip Survey Please click the link above and take a moment to tell us about your experiences on the tour in which you participated.

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Woodlands of Escambia County

Tall pines and small palmettos

LONGLEAF PINE FOREST   During the colonial period of our country longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) dominated the landscape of the southeastern United States.  During William Bartram’s visits in the late 18th century he described a forest landscape of pines where you could see for miles.  As a matter of fact many travelers from the northeast …

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