• Aerial Drone Used to Videotape Naples Zoo

    Aerial Drone Used to Videotape Naples Zoo

    This was the first time a drone was used for aerial photography at the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens. The use of remote controlled drones has become more and more popular in Naples and Fort Myers, especially for aerial photography and videography. SWFL-TV uses the latest technological advancements that include a quadcopter and a hexacopter. The 6 rotor hexacopter features a state of the art GPS navigation and autopilot system as well as a 3 axes gimbal camera mount for […]

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  • Mound Key Archaeological State Park

    Mound Key Archaeological State Park

    Framed in forests of mangrove trees, the shell mounds and ridges of Mound Key rise more than 30 feet above the waters of Estero Bay. Prehistoric Native Americans are credited with creating this island’s complex of mounds with an accumulation of seashells, fish bones, and pottery. Mound Key is believed to have been the ceremonial center of the Calusa Indians when the Spaniards first attempted to colonize Southwest Florida. In 1566, the Spanish governor of Florida established a settlement on […]

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  • Bird Rookery at the Naples Zoo

    Bird Rookery at the Naples Zoo

    For years, herons, egrets, ibis, anhingas, and other birds have nested at Naples Zoo – drawn by the natural protection against tree-climbing predators provided by the giant reptiles of Alligator Bay. This rookery is active in the spring and early summer. Over half a dozen species nest around the bay with an average of around 80 nests. Save up to $3 per person when you buy your admission tickets online. To learn more about the Naples Zoo, visit: www.napleszoo.org

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  • Celebrating 95 Years of Natural History at Naples Zoo!

    Celebrating 95 Years of Natural History at Naples Zoo!

    Are you looking for someplace to go…somewhere that the whole family will enjoy? Come to the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens! From apes to zebras, there’s something for everyone at this tropical garden! The history of the Gardens began almost a century ago when conservationist Dr. Henry Nehrling purchased the land for the Gardens as a location to host his extensive plant collection. Today the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens is a thriving mecca of exotic flora and fauna. In […]

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  • Naples Zoo’s Black Bear Seated at Picnic Table Eating

    Naples Zoo’s Black Bear Seated at Picnic Table Eating

    We saw Naples Zoo’s picture of the black bear eating at the picnic table so we had to go and check it out for ourselves. Sure enough, shortly after their keeper put out their morning spread, out came the bears. First the female climbed up on the table and began eating. Then a few minutes later the male came out and had a seat at the table, just like a person! What a site!!! Visit the Naples Zoo at Caribbean […]

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  • Ave Maria School of Law | Naples, FL

    Ave Maria School of Law | Naples, FL

    We are honored to have Ave Maria School of Law as one of our clients. This is the first of several videos that we will be producing for them. Ave Maria School of Law is a national law school with a growing reputation for educating lawyers who serve the law, their clients and the common good with professionalism and integrity, and for a curriculum grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition. Learn more about the school by visiting: www.avemarialaw.edu

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  • Florida Tracks & Trails…Coming 2014

    Florida Tracks & Trails…Coming 2014

    5 Motocross tracks, a 15,000 seat amphitheater, paintball, ziplines, camping, a recreational lake and more! The 1,000 acre park will offer something for everyone. Learn more @ www.floridatracksandtrails.com

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  • The Historic Naples Pier, Naples FL (including aerial views)

    The Historic Naples Pier, Naples FL (including aerial views)

    While in Naples, the Naples Pier is not to be missed! If you like the Naples Pier, SHARE this video with your family and Facebook Friends. The historic Naples Pier is located on the Gulf of Mexico at the West end of 12th Avenue South. On-street parking is supplemented by a parking lot one block East, with additional parking at beach ends on the avenues to the north and south. The Naples Pier is a favorite location for sightseers and […]

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  • Become a Volunteer at Kowiachobee Animal Preserve

    Become a Volunteer at Kowiachobee Animal Preserve

    Kowiachobee Animal Preserve was established and incorporated in May 2001. We received our Non-Profit 501 (C)(3) status on January 18, 2002. Since then we have been working constantly on increasing public awareness and educating people from all walks of life as to the steady decline of certain species of exotic and endangered animals. We not only house and care for exotic animals, but also many small, domestic and farm animals as well. “Respecting All Animals” is the key to their […]

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  • Friends of Rookery Bay Guided Kayak Tours | Naples, FL

    Friends of Rookery Bay Guided Kayak Tours | Naples, FL

    Two-hour guided kayak tours let you explore backwater bays and mangrove forests with an experienced guide and naturalist. Tours provide opportunities to see wildlife such as wading birds, osprey, fish and dolphins. Paddle lazily through the shallows and maze-like mangrove tunnels while learning about your surroundings from an experienced guide and naturalist. Here to tell us more about the tour is Renée Wilson, Communications Coordinator at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. For more information and online reservations visit: www.rookerybay.org

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  • Bonita Jet Ski & Parasail

    Bonita Jet Ski & Parasail

    Located right on Bonita Beach at Doc’s Beach House, Bonita Jet Ski & Parasail has everything you need for an amazing day at the beach! Jet Ski Rentals, Back Bay Dolphin Tours, Parasailing, Chair Rentals, Sail Boat Rentals and more! Stop by and visit us. phone: (239) 825-7559 website: www.bonitajetski.com

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  • Grouper Fishing with Island Fever Fishing Charters

    Grouper Fishing with Island Fever Fishing Charters

    Make the most of your Florida vacation with Island Fever Fishing Charters. Sailing daily from beautiful Fort Myers Beach, Captain Brett Swenson knows where the fish are biting. Some of Brett’s favorite locations include fishing jetties, bays, main channels, reefs and wrecks in the Gulf of Mexico! Bring the family, your closest friends or business associates along for a great day of fishing. Take a trip that you will talk about for years to come. Capt. Brett Swenson mobile: (239) […]

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  • Airboats & Alligators Airboat Rides

    Airboats & Alligators Airboat Rides

    Based in Immokalee, on the shore of beautiful Lake Trafford, Airboats & Alligators is the closest airboat ride to most locations in SW Florida! Sit back and hang on for a thrilling adventure on one of Florida’s most unique vessels. Glide through the glades exploring areas of the lake only accessible by airboat. Our knowledgeable guides will fill you in on the history of the area as well as it’s inhabitants. Nature photography and bird watching are all part of […]

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  • Vergina Restaurant on 5th Avenue South, Naples

    Vergina Restaurant on 5th Avenue South, Naples

    Vergina, the classic, stunning restaurant on Fifth Avenue South in the Heart of Naples, the Downtown and most impressive part of old Naples. You’ll enjoy Vergina’s gourmet cuisine, romantic décor and wonderful open air ambiance. Our Chefs prepare world-class Italian inspired cuisine, sure to please the traditionalists as well those looking for that unique selection. The Bar at Vergina boasts Naples largest, friendliest and dynamic bar featuring live entertainment nightly. Vergina’s Restaurant offers exquisite traditional Italian cuisine, but also variety […]

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  • Find Your New Dream Home in Estero, Florida

    Find Your New Dream Home in Estero, Florida

    Presented by the Domain Group, Estero FL is an enclave of natural beauty, distinctive homes and unparalleled amenities. No matter what your lifestyle, the Domain Group will find the perfect home for you. To learn more about Estero, visit: www.TheDomainRealtyGroup.com

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  • Lowdermilk Park, Naples FL

    Lowdermilk Park, Naples FL

    Lowdermilk Park is one of Naples’ premier beachfront parks. Our park has plenty of metered and unmetered parking spaces, a concession stand, sand volleyball courts, two children’s playgrounds, picnic tables, benches, restroom and shower facilities, and two gazebos for rent. Parking for beach access in the City of Naples requires the resident or visitor to have a beach parking permit, feed the parking meters, or pay-by-space. This is enforced year round. The Lowdermilk Park concession stand is located beach side […]

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  • Vanderbilt Beach Park, Naples FL

    Vanderbilt Beach Park, Naples FL

    Please SHARE this video if you LIKE Vanderbilt Beach Park! Vanderbilt Beach Park is one of the most popular beach accesses, because it is in a prime location near upscale hotels and in the popular North Naples area. Vanderbilt Beach offers wide space for all visitors, gorgeous white sand surroundings, sea oats and rest room access. During season (tourist months), it can be a task finding a spot on the beach, but there is plenty of sand for everyone. If […]

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  • Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, Naples FL

    Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, Naples FL

    This popular destination boasts one of the most pristine stretch of beach in the world. Every day, this tropical beach paradise beckons visitors to partake in vast peaceful views of the Gulf of Mexico, and experience the many shorebirds and wildlife that gather here every year. Visitors arrive to this park to sunbathe, snorkel the reef, hike, bird-watch, fish, picnic, and search for seashells on a daily basis. There are specific areas designated for anglers to drop their lines in […]

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