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Oysters, Turtles, and more at Friday’s State of the Reserve!

Enjoy an evening reception at the "State of the Reserve" while additional researchers present their work at a poster session. Presentations include: Emily Jane Murray, Heritage Monitoring Scouts (HMS Florida): A Pilot Program in Citizen Science Site Monitoring at the GTM Research Reserve Jennifer Raabe, Vertical distribution of meroplankton in a well-mixed estuary Pam Marcum, [...]

February 1st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Oysters, Turtles, and more at Friday’s State of the Reserve!

Fishing on Friday: Bring the Whole Family!

Bring the entire family to the fishing clinic during the "State of the Reserve" symposium on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017! To register, click here. For more information, call 904-823-4500.

January 31st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Fishing on Friday: Bring the Whole Family!

Become a Heritage Monitoring Scout

Attend the FPAN Heritage Monitoring workshop at the "State of the Reserve" this Friday, Feb. 3, 2017! Along Florida’s 8,000 miles of shoreline, nearly 4,000 archaeological sites and over 600 recorded historic cemeteries are at risk from coastal erosion and rising sea levels. The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) started the Heritage Monitoring Scouts program [...]

January 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Become a Heritage Monitoring Scout

Save the Date: State of the Reserve

Join us for the "State of the Reserve" symposium on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017! The "State of the Reserve" symposium provides an opportunity to share our research across the GTM Research Reserve boundaries. This year's theme, "Working Waters," will highlight projects within the reserve that showcase not only the services that the waters provide including filtration, buffering, [...]

January 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Save the Date: State of the Reserve

Walk the Beach With Us Tomorrow!

Space is available on our guided Marineland beach walk. Our monthly Marineland beach walk is tomorrow from 9-10:30 a.m. Learn about coquina, dune flowers, sea birds and shells. You'll also hear about the humble gopher tortoise who digs deep burrows and comes out to dine on prickly pears along the dunes. Bring your camera for possible [...]

January 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Walk the Beach With Us Tomorrow!

Bring the Family for a Volunteer Day Saturday!

Spend some quality time with the family, while making a positive change in your community! This Saturday, January 21 from 9 am - 12 pm, GTM Research Reserve will be hosting an oyster shell bagging event. These shells will be used for oyster reef building projects. "Since this is a Saturday event, it's a great opportunity [...]

January 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Bring the Family for a Volunteer Day Saturday!

Watch the Latest Marineland Lecture on YouTube!

If you didn't have a chance to make it to our monthly Marineland lecture, check it out now! The monthly lecture collaboration between GTM Research Reserve and Marineland Dolphin Adventure always brings exciting speakers. However, we understand not everyone who wants to participate can. Now, interested viewers can watch the event from the comfort of [...]

January 17th, 2017|Lectures, News|Comments Off on Watch the Latest Marineland Lecture on YouTube!

Marineland Lecture this Tuesday!

Spots are available for our upcoming Marineland lecture! The Marineland lecture series is presented on the third Tuesday of the month by the GTM Research Reserve and Marineland Dolphin Adventure. This month's speaker is Matt Gilg, professor of biology at the University of North Florida. His lecture will focus on his work with the invasive green [...]

January 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Marineland Lecture this Tuesday!

Check Out the New NERRds Blog Post!

We like to stay informed on the activities our researchers are up to, and we hope you do too! This year's first installment features a curious character and his adventures around the estuary. Stay tuned for more stories featuring Norm by reading the NERRds blog!

January 10th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Check Out the New NERRds Blog Post!

Volunteers Make Oyster Bagging Event a Success!

Thank you for your generous volunteer contribution! Employees from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals organized a volunteer work day at GTM and Northeast Florida Aquatic Preserves, coming from as far as Tallahassee and Oviedo. Their hard work helped bring us closer to our goal of bagging 2,400 bags by March 1st. To organize a volunteer event with your [...]

January 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Volunteers Make Oyster Bagging Event a Success!