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Wekiva River / Tomoka Marsh Aquatic Preserves

8300 West State Road 46
Sanford, FL 32771
(407) 330-6727

July 2016

  • Mon, Jul 25, 3 - 4 pm
    Turtles of the Wekiva Wild and Scenic River System

    Come hear fascinating facts and insights on the behaviors of turtles we commonly see along the Wekiva River in this 1-hour program at the Wekiwa Springs State Park Nature Pavilion. You will learn about aquatic turtles and what you can do to help protect turtles here and all over the world. Great opportunity for a selfie with a freshwater turtle! Presented by Wekiva Wild and Scenic River Ambassador, Virginia Oros, Principal Investigator, Eric Munscher and his team from the North American Freshwater Turtle Research Group and the Turtle Survival Alliance. 
  • Mon, Jul 25, 4 pm
    Nature Center
    Stay and enjoy the Wekiva Wilderness Trust Nature Pavilion where you will see a live alligator, snakes and turtles and learn some interesting facts about these and other species. See fossils and artifacts that illustrate the area�s rich history and the abundance of wildlife found within the Wekiva Basin. Learn about the Wekiva's diversity of flora and fauna, some of which is endangered or threatened.

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Last updated: July 12, 2016

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