Environmental

E.g., April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 18 – 22, 2018

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 18 – 22, 2018

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Florida's Birding and Photo Fest

Wednesday – Sunday, April 18 – 22, 2018

Over a hundred workshops, outdoor excursions, classes and seminars make this annual event a must-do for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.

Keepers of the Coast: Full Circle Festival

Sunday, April 22, 2018, from 12 - 6 p.m.
399 Riberia Street
Free Event

The Keepers of the Coast's annual Sea Turtle Festival has transformed into the Full Circle Festival, offering a day of fun and learning for the whole family.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

GTM Marineland River-to-Sea Trail Walk

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 9 – 10:30 a.m.
(904) 823-4500
Free Event

Visitors can take a scenic walk through ancient Florida coastal woodlands and learn about native flora and fauna.

Anastasia Marsh Discovery Walk

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
(904) 461-2033

Discover more about the maritime hammocks and estuarine ecosystem along the Anastasia Marsh Trail.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Loggers, Greens, Leatherbacks, Oh My!

Friday, April 27, 2018 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
(904) 461-2033

Join this program to explore the world of sea turtles at Anastasia State Park.

Hallowes Cove Historical Guided Kayak Tour

Friday – Sunday, April 27 – 29, 2018
(904) 209-0335
4065 S.R. 13

History buffs as well as nature lovers will enjoy these guided kayak tours on the historic St. Johns River.

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Hallowes Cove Historical Guided Kayak Tour

Friday – Sunday, April 27 – 29, 2018
(904) 209-0335
4065 S.R. 13

History buffs as well as nature lovers will enjoy these guided kayak tours on the historic St. Johns River.

Fourth Saturday GTM Family Seining

9:00 - 11:00 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Hallowes Cove Historical Guided Kayak Tour

Friday – Sunday, April 27 – 29, 2018
(904) 209-0335
4065 S.R. 13

History buffs as well as nature lovers will enjoy these guided kayak tours on the historic St. Johns River.

Nature Hike at Washington Oaks

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 1 – 2 p.m.

Visitors are welcome to participate in this guided nature walk through Washington Oaks Gardens State Park.

Sunset and Full Moon Paddle on Salt Run

Sunday, April 29, 2018, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
(904) 460-9111

Take a paddle along Anastasia State Park's Salt Run and enjoy the view as the sun sets and the full moon rises.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Florida Fishing 101

Select Wednesdays in April and May, 2018 | See details below
(904) 209-0355
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

Join just one or all five of this series of free fishing clinics to learn the basics of Florida fishing.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

First Friday Garden Walk

First Friday of every month, 10 a.m.
(386) 446-6783

Take a guided walk through beautiful Washington Oaks and learn about the history of the park's formal gardens.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

Guided Exploration Hike at GTM Research Reserve

First Saturday of the month, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Free Event

Visitors are welcome to participate in this scenic walk through the Guana Peninsula in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Fort Mose Kayak Trip

Thurs.–Sun., May 3–6 and May 17–20, 2018 | Times vary (see below)
(904) 209-0335
603 Euclid Ave.
Free Event

This intermediate-level kayak trip explores the Tolomato River and Robinson Creek on Fort Mose.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Wild Edibles and Backyard Medicinal Plants of Florida

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn to identify edible and medicinal plants of the region on this free guided walk with the County Naturalist.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Florida-Friendly Landscaping: Attract Wildlife

Friday, May 11, 2018, 10 – 11 a.m.
(904) 209-0348
Free Event

Participants will learn how to create an eco-friendly landscape that attracts pollinators and other wildlife.

Fins and Freedom Sail

Select Fridays from March through September 2018

Schooner Freedom and Marineland present this unique, dolphin adventure on select Fridays in the spring and summer.

Owl and Sunset Symphony

Friday, May 11, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
(904) 209-0348
1523 S. R. 13 North
Free Event

Enjoy nature's symphony at sunset along the St. Johns River at Beluthahatchee Park.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Second Saturday GTM Family Seining

9:00 - 11:00 a.m., on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.
Free Event

Families can learn how to cast a seine net to collect various fish and crab species.