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11th Annual Seagrass Awareness Celebration

Contact

Debbie Barlow
Debbie.Barlow@dep.state.fl.us
(850) 983-5359

Location

Shoreline Park South
1070 Shoreline Dr
Gulf Breeze, FL 32561

Date and Time

  • Sat, Mar 26, 10 am - 2 pm

Description

Seagrass Awareness is an annual family event held at Shoreline Park South in Gulf Breeze, Florida. This year activities will include live marine life in touch tanks, "eat a seagrass bed," make a shark tooth necklace, the living seagrass adventure tent, seining, games, fishing, marine creatures, arts and crafts, food, music, displays, boating safety, fishing, kayaking, learn about scallop and oyster gardening and more!

Participating organizations include: The Environmental Education Coordination Team, University of Florida IFAS Extension: Florida Sea Grant Extension, Florida Master Naturalists, Florida Department of Environmental Protection: Office of Coastal and Aquatic Managed Areas and Ecosystem Restoration; Resource Rangers, the Wildlife Sanctuary of NW Florida, Mil Flores, the Pensacola Recreational Fishing Association and more!

 

Last updated: February 11, 2011

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