Tag: environment

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Beautifying Bayshore after Gasparilla

Volunteers spend up to three hours cleaning Bayshore Boulevard the morning after Gasparilla. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. The Tampa Bay area, especially the college students in the region, has been looking forward to this weekend for a year.  There has been months of planning outfits, transportation and parade watch points. […]

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And they’re off: the Tour de Turtles

SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE For the fourth year in a row, USF’s Patel College of Global Sustainability is sponsoring a turtle in the Sea Turtle Conservancy’s Tour de Turtle, a 14-turtle race won by whichever competitor migrates the furthest.  Each turtle is tracked for three months. To win the Tour […]