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Film event urging reversal of offshore drilling plan in Santa Rosa Beach March 1

Shore Stories is a film series and organizing initiative that uses short documentary films to build public opposition to the Federal government’s plans to expand offshore drilling to the coast of Florida. The six short films curated by Working Films … Continue reading

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Explore the wonders of river, bay and gulf habitats at Apalachicola Environmental Education and Training Center

Hands on displays and artifacts a creative learning experience The Apalachicola River, Bay and coastal ecosystems are vast and diverse. Successfully managing such diversity is complex effort managed by several State and federal agencies. In 1979 the Apalachicola National Estuarine … Continue reading

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Local couple restoring long leaf pine habitat in North Walton

Owners of Little Creek Woods a testament to good land stewardship Bob Reid and Betsy Clark are on a mission to bring back long leaf pine habitat to their land in North Walton County. Both avid naturalists, the couple has … Continue reading

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Florida Master Naturalist Uplands course starts Feb. 15

The UF/IFAS Okaloosa and Walton Counties Extension is pleased to announce the upcoming Florida Master Naturalist Program (FMNP) Uplands Habitats Module. The Florida Master Naturalist Program is an adult education University of Florida/IFAS Extension program. Training will benefit persons interested … Continue reading

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Learn about south Walton’s artificial reefs at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Feb. 9

Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park and the South Walton Artificial Reef Association (SWARA) on February 9, 2018 from 10 – 11 a.m. Come learn about their organization, what they do and the seahorse shaped artificial reef they deployed off … Continue reading

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Wetlands restoration at Deer Lake State Park seminar Jan. 19 in Niceville

Join Mattie M. Kelly Environmental Institute as they begin their 2018 Seminar Series with guest speakers Jeff Talbert and John Bente presenting “Wetlands Restoration at Deer Lake State Park.”  The seminar will take place on Friday, January 19, 2018 from … Continue reading

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