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Big Bend Aquatic Preserves

3266 North Sailboat Avenue
Crystal River, FL 34428
(352) 228-6028

August 2017

September 2017

  • "Experience the Estuary" Narrated Boat Tour
    Tue, Sep 19, 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
    Join an aquatic preserve biologist and Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) archaeologists on this chartered boat tour through the estuary in celebration of Save Our Waters Week. The boat tour departs from 3266 North Sailboat Avenue, Crystal River, Florida 34428. This tour will run twice: once at 10:30am and again at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 19. Participants may only attend ONE of these tours. Tour operated by The Friends of Crystal River State Parks, Inc. Donations are greatly appreciated.  
    ***Note: This is a free trip, however space is extremely limited and pre-registration is REQUIRED. Please call the Crystal River Preserve State Park Visitor's Center to make a reservation. 352-228-6028
  • "The Estuary and People: Past and Present" Archaeo-Eco Kayak Tour
    Fri, Sep 22, 8:30 am - 12 pm
    "The Mullet Hole" kayak launch at Crystal River Preserve State Park (3266) North Sailboat Ave., Crystal River, FL 34428
    Cost: Bring Your Own Boat - $20 per person / Rent a Vessel - $25 per person
    Join St. Martins Marsh Aquatic Preserve and FPAN on a peaceful guided kayak tour along the Crystal River. In celebration of Save Our Waters week, this tour will highlight the natural resources of the Crystal River area from both past and present observations!
    Participants should bring appropriate sun protection, plenty of drinking water, and be prepared for a moderate paddle along shared waterways. For more information, please contact: Jamie Letendre 352-228-6032  
    ***Note: Space is limited and pre-registration is REQUIRED. Please make your reservation on Eventbrite.com [Keyword: Archaeo-Eco Kayak Tour, Crystal River, Florida]
  • National Estuaries Day
    **This event is being postponed due to Hurricane Irma**

Big Bend Seagrasses Aquatic Preserve


St. Martins Marsh Aquatic Preserve

Last updated: September 18, 2017

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