Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usThu, 6 Aug 2020 16:40:29 EDTThu, 6 Aug 2020 16:40:29 EDT to offer chance to interact with live animals ocean holds numerous mysteries, and many are unraveling at the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum on Sanibel. Starting on Aug. 15, visitors can get even closer to one of its exhibit animals.Thu, 6 Aug 2020 00:00:00 EDT'Ding' Darling Day postponed until December J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge staff announced that the new date for the 32nd annual "Ding" Darling Day will be Dec. 1, in conjunction with its 75th Anniversary Celebration. Originally set for Oct.Thu, 6 Aug 2020 00:00:00 EDTIslanders assisting F.I.S.H. through COVID-19 pandemic the COVID-19 crisis island neighbors have continued to help each other through good deeds, F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva reported.Thu, 6 Aug 2020 00:00:00 EDTLCEC schedules utility work on Captiva County Electric Cooperative has identified a piece of equipment on Captiva that needs to be changed out ASAP to prevent a future failure. Due to the location of the repair, there will be impact to traffic in the Blind Pass area.Thu, 6 Aug 2020 00:00:00 EDTSCCF expands Box Turtle Project efforts Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation's Florida Box Turtle Project has expanded its efforts on the islands by taking on a limited number of volunteers to help survey for box turtles.Thu, 6 Aug 2020 00:00:00 EDT