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Afternoon Insight: Pollinators

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 [...]

June 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Afternoon Insight: Pollinators

Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

GTM Research Reserve is excited to announce that we have partnered with Saint Johns County Parks and Recreation to offer a unique family oriented program at the Solomon Calhoun Center in Saint Augustine. Join us for a fun night all about pollinators! Florida is home to many different pollinators such as butterflies, bees, bats, and more! [...]

April 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on Everyone Can Conserve: Pollinators

Goodbye, Butterflies!

Yesterday we released 100 painted lady butterflies into the Guana Maritime Forest! Master beekeeper, Joan Kramer, spoke at our Afternoon Insight lecture series on pollinators. After the lecture, the audience got to interact and take pictures with the butterflies before their release. Painted lady butterflies (Vanessa cardui) are the world's most widespread [...]

June 16th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Goodbye, Butterflies!