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Oceanwise – An Evening for the Estuaries

Oceanwise is the Friends of the GTM Reserve’s signature fundraising benefit to support the GTM Research Reserve. The annual event takes place on the Guana River where guests enjoy an evening of music, beverages, sustainably sourced food from the area’s finest restaurants, a silent auction, and breathtaking sunset. Money raised through Oceanwise funds ecological education [...]

September 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Oceanwise – An Evening for the Estuaries

Marineland Beach Walk

Join us on September 28th at 9am for the Marineland Beach Walk. See the changes wrought by Hurricane Matthew. 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 know the [...]

September 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Marineland Lecture – September 2017

Registration and Important Notice CLICK HERE to RSVP for the September 19th Marineland Lecture. Registration for Tuesday, October 17, 2017 begins Tuesday, September 19, 2017 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 [...]

September 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Lecture – September 2017

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 South 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 [...]

August 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Beach Exploration

Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (6-12th Grade)

Who Open to all middle and high school teachers: any school, any subject, any grade between 6-12th. The August 1st training is for teachers bringing out their students during the Fall 2017 semester. If you are planning your student field experience for Spring 2018 CLICK HERE to register for our spring professional development. What to [...]

August 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (6-12th Grade)

Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (K-5th Grade)

Who Open to all Elementary teachers: any school, any subject, any grade between K-5th. The July 31st training is for teachers bringing out their students during the Fall 2017 semester. If you are planning your student field experience for Spring 2018 CLICK HERE to register for our spring professional development. What to Expect Kick off the [...]

July 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Teachers on the Estuary: Data Edition (K-5th Grade)

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on Saturday, June 17 from 9-10:30 a.m. to learn from a GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide where the restless sand comes from and where it’s going in its refusal to just stay put. Ask why the sand is fine or coarse and how it got its color. Learn [...]

June 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Marineland Beach Walk

Click here to reserve a spot. Join us on Thursday, May 18 from 9-10:30 a.m. to learn from a GTM Research Reserve interpretive guide where the restless sand comes from and where it’s going in its refusal to just stay put. Ask why the sand is fine or coarse and how it got its color. [...]

May 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Marineland Beach Walk

Florida’s Birding and Photo Fest

The annual Florida's Birding and Photo Fest, hosted by Florida's Historic Coast, will be held from April 26-30. GTM Research Reserve serves as the festival headquarters, where different trainings and workshops will be held. There is a $25 registration fee for the festival. There will be field trips and excursions at other venues available for [...]

April 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Florida’s Birding and Photo Fest

Afternoon Insight

Click here to register. On the third Wednesday of themed educational months (February, April, June and August) 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 [...]

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Afternoon Insight