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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 [...]

February 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: History of Ponte Vedra

Marineland Monthly Lecture

Registration and Important Notice CLICK HERE to RSVP for the February 19th Marineland Lecture. Registration for Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 begins Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. at the gift shop so that we can escort you to the classroom. If you attend the lecture, you’ll also receive free admission to Marineland to enjoy [...]

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Marineland Monthly Lecture

Beach Exploration

On the 3rd Saturday of every month from 9 to 11 a.m., join GTM Research Reserve docents for a beach walk! You will learn about the animals that call the beach their home, as well as seashells and other interesting facts. This is a “Beaches 101” experience that the entire family will enjoy. The hike [...]

February 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Beach Exploration

Matanzas Inlet Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Enjoy a free GTM Research Reserve leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet. Explore the ever-changing shoreline, tidal flats, beaches, dunes and dune vegetation. Your guide will explain the Inlet dynamics and movement of sand as the sea constantly rearranges the shore. Come explore the impact of recent [...]

February 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

Family Seining

The GTM Research Reserve will host a Family Seining on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 9-11 am. Join GTM Research Reserve staff and/or volunteers for a guided family seining activity. Visitors will get the chance to pull a seine net through Guana Lake, collecting species of fish, crabs and more, and then learn about [...]

February 9th, 2019|Comments Off on Family Seining

Everyone Can Conserve

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 of learning! CLICK HERE to sign up to attend our free event!

February 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Everyone Can Conserve

Marineland River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!!! Join us on Wednesday, February 06th, from 9:00 am - 11:00 am, for the guided trail walk at the River-to-Sea Preserve. See the changes wrought by Hurricane Irma. Then, step into the ancient Florida coastal woodlands along the preserve trail and learn how Native Americans once thrived there on nature’s bounty. [...]

February 6th, 2019|Comments Off on Marineland River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

Marineland Beach Walk

CLICK HERE to reserve a spot. Join us for the Marineland Beach Walk. See the changes wrought by recent hurricanes. Every beach has its own story to tell. Why is the sand fine or coarse and how did it get its color? Which shells landed on this beach? Are there any shark’s teeth? Get to [...]

January 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Matanzas Inlet Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Enjoy a free GTM Research Reserve leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet. Explore the ever-changing shoreline, tidal flats, beaches, dunes and dune vegetation. Your guide will explain the Inlet dynamics and movement of sand as the sea constantly rearranges the shore. Come explore the impact of recent [...]

January 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

Beach Exploration

On the 3rd Saturday of every month from 9 to 11 a.m., join GTM Research Reserve docents for a beach walk! You will learn about the animals that call the beach their home, as well as seashells and other interesting facts. This is a “Beaches 101” experience that the entire family will enjoy. The hike [...]

January 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Beach Exploration