Secrets of the Longleaf Pine
Watch on Georgia Public Broadcasting:
Wednesday, Oct 21 @ 8:00 p.m. ET
The Emmy® Award-winning production team Red Sky Productions is proud to present Secrets of the Longleaf Pine, a new film about one of the most biodiverse areas in the Northern Hemisphere: the forgotten forest of the Longleaf Pine. Secrets will transport the viewer into the U.S. southeastern coastal plain and show how conservationists work to restore this incredible ecosystem and help animal species survive and thrive in this incredible habitat.
Sponsored by Tall Timbers, the film will air on WFSU-TV/PBS Tallahassee & Panama City, FL: Monday, Nov 16 @10:00 PM ET and Sunday, Nov 22 @2:00 PM ET. For more about the film
Who Owns Water
Covey Film Festival at Tall Timbers
October 14 | 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An award-winning documentary by Modoc and Fourmile Media. Filmmakers and brothers Michael and David Hanson paddle source to sea along the Chattahoochee, Flint and Apalachicola Rivers into the Gulf of Mexico. View Trailer
Admission: Free with Covey Film Festival passes or sponsor passes. Without pass, $10 at the door. Seating is limited.
Location: E. V. Komarek Science Education Center Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy 13093 Henry Beadel Drive, Tallahassee, Florida. Read More
Ticks and Politics in South Florida:
The Fourth Seminole War and the Photographs of Roy Komarek
By Robert L. Crawford
This book is an account of the Big Cypress Seminole Reservation “tick war” of the early 1940s. It is illustrated with first time published photographs by Roy Komarek, an accomplished photographer, who under the direction of Herbert Stoddard and the Cooperative Quail Study Association was hired by the National Audubon Society to investigate the problem.
To learn more about this era and see rare photographs of the Seminoles and cattlemen involved in the war against the Cattle Fever Tick, buy the book here.