Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve

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Turtle Talks

 Barrier islands provide important marine habitat that supports commercially important fish species, as well as birds, sea turtles, butterflies and many other species.

Learn about the behavior, biology and nesting season of sea turtles. Join the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve for weekly Turtle Talk presentations to learn about the behavior and biology of these endangered species and what you can do to help make their nesting season successful. The presentations are free, family friendly and will be given each Wednesday in June, July and August from 2 – 3 pm (except June 28 - that Turtle Talk will be given on Thursday, June 29) at Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Nature Center, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL 32328. Registration is not required, but seating is limited. For more information, contact Gibby Conrad at (850) 670-7700 / email.

Bay-Friendly Landscaping

National Estuaries Day

 Barrier islands provide important marine habitat that supports commercially important fish species, as well as birds, sea turtles, butterflies and many other species.

Free family activities to celebrate our national estuaries - The Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (ANERR) will celebrate National Estuaries Day on Friday, September 29, from 1:30-6:00 pm, in Eastpoint, Florida. Activities will include dozens of free, fun and educational activities for kids and adults including marine animal touch tanks, and estuary-themed games. Attendees can also tour the ANERR's impressive 5,400 square foot Nature Center with its three large, clear sided aquariums filled with local sea life, an 80-foot long mural depicting the area ecosystems, and a hands-on Bay Discovery Room. For more information contact the Apalachicola National Research Reserve at (850) 670-7700.

Estuary Class

Oysters 101

Bay-Friendly Landscaping

Estuary Class

Oysters 101

Estuary Class

Living Shorelines,