GTM Marineland River-to-Sea Trail Walk
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021 | 9 to 11 a.m. at GTM Research Reserve Marineland
The Guana Tolomato Matanzas (GTM) Research Reserve offers a free guided trail walk through the River-to-Sea Preserve near Marineland on Wednesday, October 27, 2021.
A GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide leads the trail walk, pointing out shorebirds, mollusks and shells, as well as how Native Americans lived in the area. Tour participants will also learn about the make-up of coquina rock, how beach vines and sea oats help anchor dunes, and why the dune ecosystem needs protection.
Guests meet the interpretive guide at GTM Research Reserve Marineland Field Office. Participants are asked to wear comfortable walking shoes.
Admission: Free, but reservations are required. Visit here to reserve a spot on the tour.
When: 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021
Where: The GTM Research Reserve Marineland Field Office is located at 9741 Ocean Shore Blvd in St. Augustine, FL 32080.
GTMNERR is a protected stretch of land consisting of wetlands, estuaries, and more on Florida's East Coast that actively works to maintain and help preserve the natural landscape of Florida. The GTMNERR's volunteers and employees are dedicated to the preservation of an unspoiled and undeveloped natural treasure, supporting a vibrant ecosystem and subsystems. Please visit here for more information on the GTMNERR.