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Matanzas Inlet Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Enjoy a free GTM Research Reserve leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet, in partnership with the National Park Service. 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. Hikers are [...]

February 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

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 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: Right Whales

River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

Join us on Wednesday, February 21st, from 9:00-10:30 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. Your GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide will [...]

February 21st, 2018|Comments Off on River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

Marineland Lecture – February 2018

Registration and Important Notice CLICK HERE to RSVP for the February 20th Marineland Lecture. Registration for Tuesday, March 20, 2018 begins Tuesday, February 20, 2018 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 the [...]

February 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Marineland Lecture – February 2018

Beach Exploration

On the 3rd Saturday of every month from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., join GTM Research Reserve docents for a beach walk at the Guana North Beach location. 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 [...]

February 17th, 2018|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, in partnership with the National Park Service. 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. Hikers are [...]

February 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on February 7th at 9am for the Marineland Beach Walk. See the changes wrought by Hurricane Irma. 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 [...]

February 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Volunteer Orientation

On the first Friday of every month from 10-11:30 am, the GTM Research Reserve offers an introduction to the Volunteer program for those who sign up. You’ll learn about the background and history of the reserve, volunteer opportunities available to you, volunteer expectations and benefits, and tour the Environmental Education Center. For more information, email Shannon Rininger, volunteer coordinator, [...]

February 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Volunteer Orientation

Matanzas Inlet Walk

  Click here to reserve a spot. Enjoy a free GTM Research Reserve leisurely guided interpretive walk around the Matanzas Inlet, in partnership with the National Park Service. 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 [...]

January 25th, 2018|Comments Off on Matanzas Inlet Walk

River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk

Join us on Wednesday, January 24th, from 9:00-10:30 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. Your GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide will [...]

January 24th, 2018|Comments Off on River-To-Sea Preserve Trail Walk