Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usFri, 22 Jun 2018 14:08:42 EDTFri, 22 Jun 2018 14:08:42 EDT to reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will reduce flows from Lake Okeechobee to the west and the east over the weekend.Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTRecent sea trash storm on Sanibel shores highlights impact of plastics of being greeted by seashells and turtle tracks along the shores, early morning beach walkers were recently struck by the sight of plastic bottles and styrofoam chucks littering the high tide line.Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTF.I.S.H. hurricane seminar to provide more 'hands-on' information the request of the community, F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva will host its first-ever storm seminar. The program, "Hurricane Preparedness - Are You Ready," will take place on June 21 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at The Community House on Sanibel.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDT'Not if ... but when' may be the most pressing topic in the country right now was discussed on June 16 as the Lee County Sheriff's Office presented "A Response to Active Shooter and Mass Casualty Events." Registration for the event held at Barbara B.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDTAgency acts following investigation into handling of hammerhead on Sanibel local man who received national attention for catching a 12-foot hammerhead shark last month on Sanibel has been advised on proper animal handling practices by at least one agency. Elliot Sudal caught the male shark near Blind Pass on May .Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 EDT