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Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

On the third Wednesday of themed educational months (February, April, June and October) 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 and members of environmental [...]

2019-02-20T17:54:39-04:00April 17th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

Manatees on the Move: Migration Season Is Here!

November Is Manatee Awareness Month! Celebrate Florida's affable herbivores by learning and sharing information that can help protect these gentle creatures. As the West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus) searches for warmer waters, keep an eye out for increased sightings. Seasonal protection laws went into place November 15, 2016, so please remember to keep your distance and go slow. [...]

2019-07-26T20:46:54-04:00November 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Manatees on the Move: Migration Season Is Here!