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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

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

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!

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!

Oysters, Turtles, and more at Friday’s State of the Reserve!

Enjoy an evening reception at the "State of the Reserve" while additional researchers present their work at a poster session. Presentations include: Emily Jane Murray, Heritage Monitoring Scouts (HMS Florida): A Pilot Program in Citizen Science Site Monitoring at the GTM Research Reserve Jennifer Raabe, Vertical distribution of meroplankton in a well-mixed estuary Pam Marcum, [...]

February 1st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Oysters, Turtles, and more at Friday’s State of the Reserve!

Become a Heritage Monitoring Scout

Attend the FPAN Heritage Monitoring workshop at the "State of the Reserve" this Friday, Feb. 3, 2017! Along Florida’s 8,000 miles of shoreline, nearly 4,000 archaeological sites and over 600 recorded historic cemeteries are at risk from coastal erosion and rising sea levels. The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) started the Heritage Monitoring Scouts program [...]

January 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Become a Heritage Monitoring Scout

Save the Date: State of the Reserve

Join us for the "State of the Reserve" symposium on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017! The "State of the Reserve" symposium provides an opportunity to share our research across the GTM Research Reserve boundaries. This year's theme, "Working Waters," will highlight projects within the reserve that showcase not only the services that the waters provide including filtration, buffering, [...]

January 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Save the Date: State of the Reserve

Volunteers Make Oyster Bagging Event a Success!

Thank you for your generous volunteer contribution! Employees from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals organized a volunteer work day at GTM and Northeast Florida Aquatic Preserves, coming from as far as Tallahassee and Oviedo. Their hard work helped bring us closer to our goal of bagging 2,400 bags by March 1st. To organize a volunteer event with your [...]

January 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Volunteers Make Oyster Bagging Event a Success!

Our Winter Newsletter Has Arrived!

Grab a cup of coffee, sit back and enjoy our Newsletter! The Winter edition of our quarterly newsletter is here. "The Estuary Examiner" is filled with articles and information about GTM Research Reserve's education, research and stewardship programs and events. Make sure to read it for updates about current research and upcoming events. Click here to check out [...]

December 28th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Our Winter Newsletter Has Arrived!

Family Seining this Saturday!

Spots are available for our popular family event. If you are looking for a way to get the family out of the house and into the great outdoors this weekend, join our family seining program at GTM Research Reserve! The weather is set to be brisk and sunny, perfect for exploring the activity of creatures [...]

December 9th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Family Seining this Saturday!