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12.20.2018

Toast to the Coast: Our Annual Fundraising Gala “Cocktails on the Green” Sunday, January 20, 2019 4:30pm – 7:30pm This year’s Toast to the Coast will be held at the Lemon Bay Golf Club

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12.18.2018

    Life along the beach in SW Florida has been difficult in 2018 with persistent red tide brought on shore by westerly winds. The resultant mortality of fish and invertebrates plus

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11.8.2018

In late September 2018, we learned of a new and unexpected challenge at Wildflower Preserve in the form of soil contamination issues. We ask your help in addressing this challenge and continuing our

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10.22.2018

Our Fall 2018 newsletter is now available. Articles include: Inside this Issue 2018 LBC Stem Scholarship Winner Our New Office Manager Take Action for Clean Water Volunteer Profile: John  McCurley

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UPCOMING EVENTS

24 Jan '19
Stump Pass State Park Nature Walk

A 2.5 mile nature walk from the Stump Pass State Park parking area to the pass at the southern tip of Manasota Key.  The park is located at the south end of Manasota Key. 900 Gulf Blvd. Englewood, FL 34223. […]

  • Thursday @ 9:00 am Thursday @ 11:00 am
  • 900 Gulf Blvd, Stump Pass, Englewood, .
25 Jan '19
Myakka State Forest Nature Walk

A short two hour loop walk along the Gordon Smith Trail reveals many interesting aspects of natural hydric pine flatwoods.  The variation in animals and plants depends in large part of the previous fire history and the hydroperiod.  We will […]

  • Friday @ 9:00 am Friday @ 11:00 am
  • 2000 S. River Road, Myaka State Forrest, Englewood, .
14 Feb '19
Blind Pass (Middle Beach) Park Nature Walk

A study of the entire community ecology of a barrier island ecosystem and the parts that birds play.  A short two hour walk reveals very nice examples of diverse coastal habitats (mangroves, upland hammocks and beaches.)  Blind Pass Park is […]

  • Thursday @ 9:00 am Thursday @ 11:00 am
  • 6725 Manasota Key Rd, Blind Pass Park (Middle Beach), Englewood, .