Tag Archives: Wildflower Preserve

Free Columbus Day Nature Walk: Birds of Wildflower

October 4, 2017

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Pileated Woodpecker

On Monday, October 9, Lemon Bay Conservancy invites you to join experienced birder Susy d’Hont for a free early morning nature walk to observe some of the many bird species that frequent Wildflower Preserve.  Fall migration is underway and you may see some of the “snow birds” that arrive in our area for winter season. […]

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Walk: Wildflower Preserve Habitat Restoration & Ecology

March 18, 2017

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Wildflower Preserve Ecology & Habitat Restoration (WF), 9-11 am.  Dates:  Nov. 13, Dec. 11, Dec. 31, Jan. 14, Feb. 5, Mar. 5, Mar. 18.   Join our knowledgeable guides for a first-hand look at the major habitat restoration project currently underway at Lemon Bay Conservancy’s Wildflower Preserve and observe some of the many plants and animals […]

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April 1 “Early” Earth Day at Wildflower Preserve

March 8, 2017

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You’re invited to a free “Early” Earth Day Celebration on Saturday morning, April 1st, at Wildflower Preserve! Our earth day event will include guided nature walks, a hands-on planting demonstration, a native plant give-away, and a rain barrel installation demo.  Information booths will be available for visitors to learn more about native plants and gardening. Lemon Bay Conservancy is hosting […]

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Early Christmas Tarpon Surprise at Wildflower Preserve

December 22, 2016

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A Report on the Monthly Lemon Bay Conservancy Tarpon Net Pull:  Saturday,  Dec 10, 2016 by Jim Cooper, LBC President It was the coolest morning in Placida this year at 57 degrees on Dec 10th as I drove north on Placida Road at 7.15 am and turned right onto Gasparilla Pines Blvd and again into LBC’s […]

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Wildflower Preserve Interim Trails Now Open!

December 18, 2016

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At Wildflower Preserve, we are currently at a “lull” in our major habitat restoration project while we await permitting and bidding of the wetlands restoration project phase. To allow Lemon Bay Conservancy members to access the Preserve during the project “lull”, our volunteer trail clearing team has marked an interim set of trails for use […]

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