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GTM Strategic Planning Public Meeting

Share your input with GTM Research Reserve! Interested in learning about the strategic planning of GTM Research Reserve while also providing input? Join us Wednesday, March 8 from 6-8 pm at the GTM Environmental Education Center (northern component) or Thursday, March 9 from 6-8 pm at the City of Palm Coast Town Hall (southern component) for [...]

March 8th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on GTM Strategic Planning Public Meeting

Where does data come from? Explore the process through the NERRds Blog!

Have you ever wondered about the work that goes into collecting and analyzing long-term meteorological data? Read the latest NERRds blog update to find out how our researchers do it! In this post, our SWMP (System-Wide Monitoring Program) team goes into detail about how raw data from our weather monitoring system is transformed into an organized report. [...]

March 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Where does data come from? Explore the process through the NERRds Blog!

Celebrate World Wildlife Day!

Today is World Wildlife Day! World Wildlife Day 2017 focuses on the ongoing threats to wildlife, which includes habitat change and trafficking. Come visit GTM Research Reserve and experience your local wildlife. Learn more about the history of World Wildlife Day here.  

March 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Celebrate World Wildlife Day!

Florida Invasive Plant Week: Kalanchoe

Today marks the end of Florida Invasive Species Week and the beginning of National Invasive Species Awareness Week. According to the US Department of Agriculture, an invasive plant is defined as, "A plant that is both non-native and able to establish on many sites, grow quickly, and spread to the point of disrupting plant communities or [...]

February 27th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Florida Invasive Plant Week: Kalanchoe

Take a Hike This Month!

February is Florida Hiking Trails Month. Come explore what GTM Research Reserve has to offer! Celebrate the cool weather by taking a hike on some of our 8 miles of trails. Whether you want to search for right whales at the beach or go bird watching in the salt marsh, we have it all! Check out our [...]

February 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Take a Hike This Month!

National Love Your Pet Day!

It's National Love Your Pet Day! Today is all about showing your pet some extra love. Give them another treat, pay more attention to them or take them on a longer walk! Things to remember about dogs at GTM Research Reserve: Always have your dog on a leash Remember to pick up after your dog Have fun! [...]

February 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on National Love Your Pet Day!

Mark Your Calendar! Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

Join us on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 3-4 p.m. for the "Afternoon Insight" lecture on right whales (Eubalaena glacialis). Enjoy listening to our guest speaker, Jen Jakush, a biologist with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. She will discuss her work with FWC's North Atlantic Right Whale Project. The North Atlantic right whale is one of [...]

February 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Mark Your Calendar! Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

Happy Valentine’s Day!

This Valentine's Day we're celebrating with #iheartestuaries! This Valentine's Day show how truly, madly, deeply you love estuaries and key funding programs by using #iheartestuaries. For those of you who don't already know, an estuary is the area along coastlines where freshwater rivers connect and mix with the salty ocean. They're as dependent on us as we are [...]

February 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Happy Valentine’s Day!

GTM’s State of the Reserve Tomorrow!

You're invited to our annual symposium! The GTM Research Reserve will host its annual "State of the Reserve" tomorrow, Feb. 3, 2017. The University of North Florida Coastal and Marine Biology Flagship Program and the Friends of the GTM Reserve are co-sponsors for this event. This year's theme, "Working Waters," will highlight projects within the Reserve that showcase [...]

February 2nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on GTM’s State of the Reserve Tomorrow!

State of the Reserve Symposium Tomorrow!

Check out the incredible speakers at our symposium. The GTM Research Reserve will hold its annual symposium on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. This year's theme is "Working Waters." GTM staff and visiting scientists will present the data and research they have conducted on the Reserve and discuss how it relates to the waters. Project topics include [...]

February 2nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on State of the Reserve Symposium Tomorrow!