Tag Archive: Ghost

A Ghost in the Woods

The ghost flower in full bloom. Photo credit: Carol Lord Imagine you are enjoying perfect fall weather on a hike with your family, when suddenly you come upon a ghost. Translucent white, small and creeping out of the ground behind a tree, you stop and look closer to figure out what it is you’ve just …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2018/01/05/a-ghost-in-the-woods/

Ghost Crabs… raiders of the night

  For locals along the coast ghost crabs are as common as mockingbirds and mourning doves. Before Ivan, when the dunes were larger and closer to the road, viewing the white crabs scouring across the road at night in your headlights forced all into defensive driving maneuvers. And for those who have ever tried to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/07/31/ghost-crabs-raiders-of-the-night/