Posts Tagged ‘Everglades’

1995 BOSTON WHALER 25

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

CURRENT BID: $1,000    STATE: FL    NO. OF BIDDERS: 1     CLOSE TIME: 10-17-2018 05:10 PM CT.

  1995 Boston Whaler 25 Guardian, Serial: BWC8C410J495, Boat Engine: 2009 Mercury 250HP Optimax 2 stroke S/N: 1B751126; Trailer: 1994 Owen & Sons Marine Boat Trailer, Serial: 4EHAS252XRS001231, ***Repairs required but not limited to: The Engine is in working condition before it was stored away. As for the gauges in vessel, some work and some do not. All bilge pumps in vessel are in working condition and the hull is in decent shape with fiberglass cracks and scratches throughout vessel. Trailer however needs maintenance. Tires are worn and hubs are decent. Engine has always had its hour service and water pumps changed throughout its life cycle. Seats are in rough shape and Bimini top was torn to shreds in the hurricane, Other parts could be missing or broken***; Inspection of the property prior to placing a bid highly recommended. Please contact the property custodian to schedule an appointment for viewing and removal. Office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, office is closed on weekends and Holidays. Item located: Everglades National Park 40001 State Road 9336 Homestead, FL 33034 14420F82710001

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6 Tons of Cocaine Worth $170M Offloaded at Port Everglades

Monday, September 17th, 2018

About six tons of cocaine worth some $170 million that was seized by the U.S. Coast Guard was offloaded at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Monday.Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard

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‘You Gotta Love It’: These Women Hunt Pythons for a Living

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

These two women have one mission: to protect the Everglades from Burmese pythons.

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7 Tons of Cocaine Worth $211M Offloaded at Port Everglades

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

More than seven tons of cocaine seized from smuggling boats by the U.S. Coast Guard were offloaded at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Thursday morning.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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More Than 5 Tons of Cocaine Offloaded at Port Everglades

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

More than five tons of cocaine seized by the U.S. Coast Guard were offloaded at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Wednesday.Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard/ Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Murray

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Mother of Plane Crash Victim Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Thursday, July 26th, 2018

The mother of one of the victims of the fatal Everglades plane collision has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the flight school that operated both aircrafts involved in the crash.

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Crews Find 4th Victim in Deadly Everglades Plane Collision

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Officials have not released the identity of the latest person found, which came after crews resumed their search Wednesday morning by air and in the murky waters near Southwest 8th Street between Krome…

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Cops identify three men killed in midair plane crash over the Everglades – Sun Sentinel

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Sun SentinelCops identify three men killed in midair plane crash over the EvergladesSun SentinelThe search for a possible fourth victim after two planes collided in the sky and crashed Tuesday, killing three people in the Florida Everglades, was suspended because of darkness, authorities said. Dead after the crash were Jorge A. Sanchez, 22; Ralph …Three killed in midair collision in Florida, search continues for a fourth victimCNNAt least 3 killed in a midair plane collision over EvergladesMiami Heraldall 58 news articles »

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Everglades Crash Latest Involving Miami-Dade Flight School

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Dean International Flight School, operated out of Miami Executive Airport in West Kendall, also owned a Cessna 152 aircraft that crashed in May while traveling back to its home base – sending two people to…

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Small Plane Crashes in Florida Everglades in Miami-Dade

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

A small plane crashed in the Florida Everglades in Miami-Dade Tuesday.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Trapper Saves Gator Being Attacked by Python in Everglades

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Jack Hubbard, who lives in Lakeland, posted the video to Facebook showing him and a friend, professional trapper Mike Kimmel, in the area near Homestead this weekend when they noticed something was wrong.Photo Credit: Facebook / Jack Hubbard

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Local 18-Year-Old Works to Rebuild Damaged Mangroves

Friday, June 1st, 2018

90 percent of the mangroves in Florida are located in South Florida, ranging from the Everglades to the Florida Keys. Much like the Amazon Rainforest, the Florida mangroves absorb tons of carbon each year…

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Colonel at Miami Prison Charged After Inmate Pepper Sprayed

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

A colonel at a prison in Miami-Dade is facing charges after officials say he pepper sprayed an inmate for no reason.Col. Patrick Riggins, who works at Everglades Correctional Institution, was charged…Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Two Hospitalized After Small Plane Crash in Everglades

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Crews from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue as well as Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue, responded to the scene west of Okeechobee Road and Krome Avenue just before 11 p.m.

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Fleet Week Events Being Held Throughout South Florida

Monday, April 30th, 2018

U.S Navy and Coast Guard ships sailed into South Florida Monday as Fleet Week 2018 got underway at Port Everglades.Photo Credit: Selima Hussain

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Military Ships Sail into South Florida as Fleet Week Begins

Monday, April 30th, 2018

U.S Navy and Coast Guard ships are sailing into South Florida as Fleet Week commences at Port Everglades.Photo Credit: Selima Hussain

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Officer Suspected of Smuggling Contraband Into Miami Prison

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

A corrections officer suspected of smuggling contraband into a prison in Miami was arrested after she tried to flee from officers Thursday morning, officials said.Officer Evelyn Bruton, who works at Everglades…Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Birds Involved in Trafficking Scheme Released by Officials

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

More than 100 birds native to South Florida were released at Everglades National Park Saturday after officials said they were being trapped illegally.

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ValuJet Flight 592 crash: FBI offers $10000 for info on fugitive in deadly 1996 crash – CBS News

Friday, April 6th, 2018

CBS NewsValuJet Flight 592 crash: FBI offers $10000 for info on fugitive in deadly 1996 crashCBS NewsMIAMI — Federal authorities are offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the capture of a fugitive airline mechanic connected to a 1996 passenger plane crash in the Florida Everglades. The FBI announced the new reward Thursday for …FBI Offers $10000 Reward for Fugitive Linked to 1996 ValuJet Plane Crash That Killed 110NewsweekMauro Ociel Valenzuela-Reyes Facts: $10000 Reward For ValuJet Flight Crash Suspect InformationInternational Business TimesFBI Offers Reward for Fugitive Sought in 1996 ValuJet CrashNBC 6 South Floridaall 23 news articles »

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FBI Offers Reward for Fugitive Sought in 1996 ValuJet Crash

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

More than 20 years after ValuJet Flight 592 plunged into the Florida Everglades killing 110 people, the FBI is hoping a reward will help lead to the capture of a fugitive airline mechanic who is facing…Photo Credit: FBI

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Nearly $200M Worth of Cocaine Offloaded at Port Everglades

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

A total of five different ships were involved in the seven cases that netted the seizure, taking place along the eastern part of the Pacific Ocean bordering Mexico as well as Central and South America.

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Manatees Take Refuge From the Cold in Port Everglades

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Humans aren’t the only ones who need to stay warm when the temperature drops: Manatees, sea turtles and other marine life have to keep themselves warm, too.

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BSO Deputy Arrested For Allegedly Helping Drug Traffickers

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Investigators arrested 47-year-old Albury Burrows while he was on duty at the Port Everglades district, where officials say he gave a drug organization advice on how to avoid detection and prosecution.

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Coast Guard Offloads Massive Cocaine Haul at Port Everglades

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

In total, the narcotics have an estimated street value of $378 million and were captured by four different vessels.

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Monster 17-Foot Python Caught in Florida Everglades

Monday, December 4th, 2017

A monster 17-foot python that was captured in the Florida Everglades over the weekend is the largest caught so far under the python elimination program.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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10 Tons of Seized Cocaine Being Offloaded at Port Everglades

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

About 10 tons of cocaine seized by the U.S. Coast Guard during operations in the eastern Pacific Ocean are being offloaded at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Tuesday.Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard

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Months of Heavy Rain Threaten Florida Everglades

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission warns that the Florida Everglades is in danger due to dangerously high water conditions.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Worker Injured After Tanker Explosion at Port Everglades

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

The worker, who Broward Sheriff’s Office Fire Rescue crews say is in his 40s, was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with second and third degree burns to his torso following the flash fire.

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Hurricane Evacuees Arrive at Port Everglades on Cruise Ship

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Thousands of evacuees of hurricane-battered Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and St. Croix arrived in Fort Lauderdale Tuesday aboard Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas cruise ship.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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3 Boats Catch Fire at Ransom Everglades School; 1 Injured

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Fire Rescue officials are investigating what caused three boats to go up in flames Saturday night at Ransom Everglades School.

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