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Panhandle Habitats: Barrier Islands

Location

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

Date and Time

  • Wed, May 29, 8;45 am - 4:30 pm (rain date 5/30)

Description

This class covers such topics as island habitats, common plants and animals, waves and currents, hurricanes, human impacts, island and dune formation, erosion and regulatory issues. This class includes a field trip to St. George Island State Park where we will seine in the Gulf, explore beach and intertidal benthic habitats, conduct an island transect and examine interesting plants and animals. Registration deadline is May 24; rain date is Thurs May 30.

Cost: $10.00 per person per class payable to Friends of the Reserve

Registration is required: You MUST register no later than five days before the class.
To register or for more information contact Margo Posten at (850) 670-7719 or Margaret.posten@dep.state.fl.us or Rosalyn.kilcollins@dep.state.fl.us.

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Last updated: April 15, 2013

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