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Afternoon Insight: History of Ponte Vedra

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 [...]

2018-08-27T13:19:18-04:00February 20th, 2019|, |Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: History of Ponte Vedra

Welcome, Rudder!

The GTM Research Reserve acquired a rudder from the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum. A rudder is the primary control for steering any vessel that travels through water or air. This particular 14-foot mechanism is believed to come from a 500-ton ship from the early 1800s. A portion of the rudder seems to be [...]

2019-07-26T20:46:56-04:00June 30th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Welcome, Rudder!