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July 2021

Turtle Talk at the Reserve

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Come learn all about our nesting sea turtles and find out how you can help them! Members of the St. George Island Turtle Patrol and the Research staff will be on hand to give a presentation on sea turtles. In addition, they will provide updates about sea turtle nests on the island, and answer any questions you may have on how to help our beloved critters. You will also have a chance to get a close-up look at a sea…

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Turtle Talk at the Reserve

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Come learn all about our nesting sea turtles and find out how you can help them! Members of the St. George Island Turtle Patrol and the Research staff will be on hand to give a presentation on sea turtles. In addition, they will provide updates about sea turtle nests on the island, and answer any questions you may have on how to help our beloved critters. You will also have a chance to get a close-up look at a sea…

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Sci-Cafe’ – Tate’s Hell Restoration

July 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Dr. Paul Medley, GIS Program Manager for USDA National Forests in Florida, will describe the project and the progress that has been made on the Apalachicola Regional Restoration Initiative. The Initiative is a long-term, collaborative project focused on restoring the ecosystems surrounding the Apalachicola River and Apalachicola Bay. The first phase (2017-2022) is underway and involves hydrologic restoration on Tate's Hell State Forest and the spatial assessment of hydrologic and ecological restoration needs in the Apalachicola region. This talk will…

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Turtle Talk at the Reserve

July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Come learn all about our nesting sea turtles and find out how you can help them! Members of the St. George Island Turtle Patrol and the Research staff will be on hand to give a presentation on sea turtles. In addition, they will provide updates about sea turtle nests on the island, and answer any questions you may have on how to help our beloved critters. You will also have a chance to get a close-up look at a sea…

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August 2021

Turtle Talk at the Reserve

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Come learn all about our nesting sea turtles and find out how you can help them! Members of the St. George Island Turtle Patrol and the Research staff will be on hand to give a presentation on sea turtles. In addition, they will provide updates about sea turtle nests on the island, and answer any questions you may have on how to help our beloved critters. You will also have a chance to get a close-up look at a sea…

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ANERR 312 Evaluation: Public Meeting

August 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT TRUST FUND The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, Aug 4, 2021, 12 pm PLACE: Online or by phone. Register at https://forms.gle/tMXtPCWkCLrknVGa6 by 12 pm, Monday, Aug. 2, 2021. GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: Pursuant to the federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended, a public meeting will be held as…

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Turtle Talk at the Reserve

August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Come learn all about our nesting sea turtles and find out how you can help them! Members of the St. George Island Turtle Patrol and the Research staff will be on hand to give a presentation on sea turtles. In addition, they will provide updates about sea turtle nests on the island, and answer any questions you may have on how to help our beloved critters. You will also have a chance to get a close-up look at a sea…

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Virtual Sci-Cafe: Microplastics with DeMarcus Turner

August 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
GoToWebinar, online
Free

FAMU Graduate Student DeMarcus Turner will give an overview of the microplastics problem along the Gulf Coast as well as go into detail about his ongoing research into hydraulic dissemination of microplastic particles in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River System. To register for this online Sci-Cafe please follow this link.

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September 2021

Bay Friendly Landscaping

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

Yard design and maintenance can have a big effect on adjacent water bodies. Participants in this workshop will learn about resources to help them transform their inefficient yard into a luscious bay conscious landscape. The class will also feature information on innovative Green Infrastructure techniques such as rain gardens, green roofs, and bio-swales. Come find out how to be good to the bay and reduce your water bills! Please register for the class in advance by following this link. For…

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Apalachicola River and Floodplain Workshop

September 17 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr.
Eastpoint,FL32328United States
Free

The Apalachicola River has been called “the Lifeblood of the Bay.” Freshwater from the river mixes with salty gulf creating Apalachicola Bay, one of the most pristine and productive estuaries in the country. The river has always played an important role in Apalachicola’s history and it is vital to our lives today. It is also a significant resource for the state of Florida, and its freshwater flow is critical to the health and productivity of the Gulf of Mexico. Participants…

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