Join the GTM Research Reserve for a beach cleanup! Buckets, trash bags and gloves will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring a water bottle, sunscreen, hat, and dress for the weather. For more information, call 904-823-4500. To sign up, email Shannon.Rininger@dep.state.fl.us.
Today marks the end of Florida Invasive Species Week and the beginning of National Invasive Species Awareness Week. According to the US Department of Agriculture, an invasive plant is defined as, "A plant that is both non-native and able to establish on many sites, grow quickly, and spread to the point of disrupting plant communities or [...]