A boy named Roy moves to Florida and meets new friends, Beatrice, Mullet Fingers, and Garret. They all try saving these birds called burrowing owls. Mullet Fingers lives alone out in the wild he was the main person that saved the owls.
Roy recently moved to Cocunut Cove and Dana Matherson the school bully is bullying Roy. Then he saw a running boy run into the woods. Beatrice then told Roy to leave him alone.
Roy gets choked by Dana Matherson on the bus. When Roy got up to chase the running boy into the woods. Then Roy punches Dana in the face and breaks Danas nose.
Mullet Fingers ties Roy to a tree, because Roy finds Mullet Fingers hiding in a cave. Where Roy finds three bags 1 with trash, another with dirty clothes, and the last one has 9 cotton mouth moccasains. Then Mullet Fingers comes up behind Roy and ties him up.
Mother Paula's Great American Pancake House tried to build another of their resturants on top of these owls. Then Roy, Beatrice, and Mullet Fingers did research and found out that the owls are protected.
Beatrice, Roy, and Mullet Fingers stop Mother Paula's from bulldozing the ground because they had proof of the owls being in their burrows therefore, they had to stop the ceremony.