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By Chelle Walton

From the Tampa Bay region to Naples and the Everglades, this advisor covers all of Florida's coastal towns, cities, nature preserves, barren region parts, and shorelines at the state's western shore. info on watersports is given, plus information on eco-treks into gator territory, scorching air balloon rides, airboat tours, cycling trails, biking routes and historical jogging excursions.

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Be careful when you cast around gathered pelicans. They often swallow bait, hook and all. If this happens, gently reel in the bird, cover its head with a towel or shirt, and carefully clip and extract the hook, trying to back it out rather than running the barb through the birds skin. If youre camping or picnicking, you may find yourself inadvertently feeding raccoons and squirrels. At night, put all of your food, includ- Page 14 ing supposedly sealed coolers and bags of garbage, inside a vehicle or trash bin.

In the sea, where some 300 species of fish live, there is, first of all, backwater fishing, also known as flats fishing. It takes place in bays, estuaries, mangrove areas, oyster bars, and Intracoastal waters near shore. The regions excellent backwater fishing has spawned a recent interest in fly fishing. Most backwater fishing uses light tackle. Backwater catches include tarpon, mangrove snapper, sheepshead, ladyfish, nurse sharks, sea trout, snook, and redfish. You can do this kind of fishing from piers, docks, seawalls, and leeside shores, or by boat.

Still to be found throughout the region, however, are areas and activities that retain the flavor and fervor of Floridas derring-do days. Natural Makeup With 170 miles of Gulf coastline, 400 miles of freshwater river, thousands of acres of mangrove estuary and untamed jungle, and the vast sawgrass plains of the Everglades, Floridas lower West Coast brims with opportunity for adventure on the land and on the water. The diversity of its terrain and biological communities, when combined with the regions exotic, subtropical climate and ambiance, creates a destination that is both classroom and playground for outdoor enthusiasts.

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