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Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve

Apalachicola Environmental Education and Training Center
108 Island Drive
Eastpoint, FL 32328
(850) 670-7700

March 2015

  • Florida Archaeology Day
    Mar 28 (10 am - 4 pm)
    Renowned archaeologist Dr. Nancy White will speak about the prehistoric and early residents of the Apalachicola valley at 10:30 a.m. Dr. White, with the University of South Florida, has spent twenty years researching early residents of Franklin County including the Pierce Mounds, now in the Smithsonian collections.
    The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) will be onsite from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Participants are encouraged to bring artifacts they wish to be identified, as well as learn more about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.
  • Green Industries Best Management Practices Classroom Training Course
    Mar 5 (8 am - 3:30 pm)
  • Oyster Bagging Day
    Mar 13 (9 am - 12 pm)
    Come help Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (ANERR) fill mesh bags with oyster shells on Friday, March 13, 2015. The bagged shells will be used to build a breakwater that will protect the shoreline of Cape (Little) St. George Island. ANERR will also plant a living shoreline to reestablish a vegetative buffer on the shoreline. Please wear closed toed shoes, bring sunscreen, a hat, and a bottle or cup to drink from. ANERR will provide the gloves, shovels, and water. For more information Kim Wren, 850-670-7718, email Kim.Wren@dep.state.fl.us. The bagging will take place at Scipio Creek Commercial Marina at the north end of Market Street, Apalachicola, FL.
  • Reserve Wednesdays "Riverine Turtles in the Panhandle"
    Mar 18 (2 - 3 pm)
    Chris Lechowitz, Director of Wildlife Habitat Management Herpetologist with the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation, will be giving talk about the wide diversity of riverine turtles species in the Panhandle.

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