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Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

GTM Research Reserve is excited to announce that we have partnered with Saint Johns County Parks and Recreation to offer a unique family oriented program at the Solomon Calhoun Center in Saint Augustine. Join us for a fun night all about pollinators! Florida is home to many different pollinators such as butterflies, bees, bats, and more! [...]

2018-09-04T13:18:50-04:00April 3rd, 2019|, |Comments Off on Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

Goodbye, Butterflies!

Yesterday we released 100 painted lady butterflies into the Guana Maritime Forest! Master beekeeper, Joan Kramer, spoke at our Afternoon Insight lecture series on pollinators. After the lecture, the audience got to interact and take pictures with the butterflies before their release. Painted lady butterflies (Vanessa cardui) are the world's most widespread [...]

2016-06-16T20:39:23-04:00June 16th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Goodbye, Butterflies!