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National Estuaries Day & OceanWise Celebrated Tomorrow!

National Estuaries Day and OceanWise will be celebrated tomorrow, Sept. 24, at the GTM Research Reserve! The Reserve invites families to celebrate by participating in the family seining clinics beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Guana Dam, and then, at noon join the fun at the family fishing clinic in the Environmental Education Center's classroom 2. [...]

September 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on National Estuaries Day & OceanWise Celebrated Tomorrow!

Friends Executive Director Interviewed on First Coast Connect!

This morning Friends of the GTM Reserve's Executive Director Ellen Leroy-Reed was interviewed by WJCT First Coast Connect host Melissa Ross about the GTM Research Reserve, National Estuaries Day and OceanWise. Listen here. If you haven't signed up for the National Estuaries Day family seining events, click here. To register for the family fishing clinic, [...]

September 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Friends Executive Director Interviewed on First Coast Connect!

OceanWise and Stewardship!

OceanWise helps support stewardship of the GTM Research Reserve's landscape. Shoreline erosion along the banks of the Intracoastal Waterway has been identified as an ongoing issue within the Reserve. Storm surges and increased waves due to boat wakes threaten the stability of the shorelines and the edges of the marsh. In response to these threats, [...]

September 7th, 2016|Events|Comments Off on OceanWise and Stewardship!