People watch as Tropical Storm Eta arrives in Palm Beach, Fla. on Nov. 8, 2020. Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency for Fla. Eta threatened south Fla. with “severe flooding, strong winds, storm surge, hazardous seas and potential for isolated tornadic activity” according to DeSantis’s executive order.
Surfers during sunrise at Jupiter Beach Park in Jupiter, Fla. on Dec. 8, 2020.
People observe a vigil on Mar. 23, 2021 at the UCF Reflecting Pond in Orlando, Fla. to honor all anti-Asian hate victims, including the eight in Atlanta, Ga. who were killed on Mar. 16, 2021. The event was organized by the UCF Social Justice and Advocacy Department, UCF Student Government, UCF Asian Pacific American Coalition and Orlando community activists. People came to support the AAPI community during this time and to acknowledge the racism and xenophobia of Asian Americans in the United States.
Over 600,000 white flags symbolize the lives lost to COVID-19 in the United States are displayed across 20 acres of grass on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 25, 2021. People were able to write personal messages on the flags to honor memories of their loved ones. The art installation, titled In America: Remember, was created by Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, a social practice artist.
Students from A.W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts observe speakers at the West Palm Beach City Hall during their school walkout on Feb. 17, 2018, just three days after the Stoneman Douglas shooting. Dreyfoos students knew many of the victims as their school was only forty-one miles north of Parkland, Fla.
Protesters flooded Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 4, 2018 in frustration against the advancement of Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The nomination took place during the United States nationwide Me Too movement which highlighted sexual abuse and harassment, especially among some of the highest U.S. public officials.
Tristan Werning [L] and Brielle Águila [R] listen to live music during a sacred water ceremony at DuBois Park in Jupiter, Fla. on Mar. 6, 2021. The ceremony begins by creating a mandala, or a sacred geometrical pattern of shells, crystals and flowers in the sand, with a water vessel in the center. People then gather around the mandala to play music and meditate. The water becomes highly charged and is then returned to its original source.
A broken robin egg is found in Jupiter, Fla. on Mar. 28, 2021 during the beginning of spring.
A couple is seen at Riverbend Park the evening of Feb. 26, 2021 in Jupiter, Fla. on their electric wheelchairs.
Tristan Werning, who goes by the name Tree, climbs mangroves at DuBois Park in Jupiter, Fla. on Mar. 6, 2021. He climbs trees at least once a day to feel closer to nature and often forages for various plants and herbs for medicinal purposes.
Equestrians [L-R] Ben Albright, Tina Konyot, and Ben Winger sit with their dogs on a boat that washed ashore in Jupiter, Fla. on Feb. 22, 2021.
Jayne Suskin [L] and Moreen Witkowski [R] wait for drivers to pass by at the Jupiter Community Center in Jupiter, Fla. on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020.
Morgan Davis, 14, spends his Sunday riding his skateboard at Jupiter Community Park in Jupiter, Fla. on Nov. 15, 2020. He is a beginner skateboarder and enjoys hanging out as he learns by watching more advanced skaters.
A pipeline from sand dredging is seen at Jupiter Beach Park in Jupiter, Fla. the morning of Mar. 3, 2021. In response to climate change and rising sea level threats the Town of Jupiter contracted $14.3 million in over one-million cubic yards of sand replenishment projects throughout Jupiter beaches to combat future storm impacts and erosion.
A plane is seen flying over the town of Juno Beach, Fla. the night of Feb. 26, 2021.