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Oceanwise – An Evening for the Estuaries

Oceanwise is the Friends of the GTM Reserve’s signature fundraising benefit to support the GTM Research Reserve. The annual event takes place on the Guana River where guests enjoy an evening of music, beverages, sustainably sourced food from the area’s finest restaurants, a silent auction, and breathtaking sunset. Money raised through Oceanwise funds ecological education [...]

September 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Oceanwise – An Evening for the Estuaries

Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (6-12th Grade)

Who Open to all middle and high school teachers: any school, any subject, any grade between 6-12th. What to Expect Kick off the school year by starting outside of the classroom and join us in our living classroom at the GTM Research Reserve. This professional development opportunity, in combination with the 7 online modules (see below [...]

August 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (6-12th Grade)

Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (K-5th Grade)

Who Open to all Elementary teachers: any school, any subject, any grade between K-5th. What to Expect Kick off the school year by starting outside of the classroom and join us in our living classroom at the GTM Research Reserve. This professional development opportunity, in combination with the 7 online modules (see below for additional information), [...]

July 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (K-5th Grade)

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on Saturday, June 17 from 9-10:30 a.m. to learn from a GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide where the restless sand comes from and where it’s going in its refusal to just stay put. Ask why the sand is fine or coarse and how it got its color. Learn [...]

June 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on Thursday, May 18 from 9-10:30 a.m. to learn from a GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide where the restless sand comes from and where it’s going in its refusal to just stay put. Ask why the sand is fine or coarse and how it got its color. [...]

May 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Florida’s Birding and Photo Fest

The annual Florida's Birding and Photo Fest, hosted by Florida's Historic Coast, will be held from April 26-30. GTM Research Reserve serves as the festival headquarters, where different trainings and workshops will be held. There is a $25 registration fee for the festival. There will be field trips and excursions at other venues available for [...]

April 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Florida’s Birding and Photo Fest

Afternoon Insight

Click here to register. On the third Wednesday of themed educational months (February, April, June and August) from 3-4 p.m., visitors can learn about plant and animal life found in estuarine habitats. Get a closer look at a new topic each of these themed months, led by our knowledgeable volunteer docents, as well as researchers [...]

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Afternoon Insight

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on Tuesday, April 4 from 9-10:30 a.m. to learn from a GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide where the restless sand comes from and where it’s going in its refusal to just stay put. Ask why the sand is fine or coarse and how it got its color. Learn [...]

April 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

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!