Volunteer for Nature ~ Connect with Nature
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Ongoing Special Events
Blowing Rocks Preserve - tours meet at the Hawley Education Center front porch.
December 08, 2013 - February 01, 2015
Sundays at 11:00 a.m. Join intern Emily Cochran for a 40-minute tour of Blowing Rocks Preserve. Get an overview of the preserve’s features, from its unique rock formation and protected sea turtle nesting beach, to its Hawley Education Center, mangrove shorelin... Learn more
Blowing Rocks Preserve - Meet on front deck of the Hawley Education Center
December 07, 2013 - February 01, 2015
Lagoon boardwalk talk: 1st, and 3rd Saturday of the month at 2 p.m. - meet on front deck at Hawley Education Center 20 minute discussion about tidal swamps and frequently seen crabs, protecting the native shoreline, and the Indian River Lagoon- the most diverse estua... Learn more
The Nature Conservancy is collaborating with Florida DEP- Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserves and the City of Punta Gorda to launch an oyster reef restoration project adjacent to the Trabue Harborwalk. Volunteers are needed to help with deploying the materials in the ... Learn more
Encourage others to care for our natural world when you share photos that capture the magnificence and wonder of your favorite places and scenes in nature. Send us your photos of the lands and waters in Florida that inspire you most. Your image may be used on our... Learn more
We’re recruiting volunteers to become a part of a special Invasives Reconnaissance Team who will work with Debi Stone during the winter months. Your mission, should you decide to accept it, will be to seek out and locate the enemy invasive plants which constant... Learn more
Blowing Rocks Preserve, Jupiter, FL
Nursery and Restoration Schedule is flexible Care for plants in native nursery and on restoration sites. Invasive Plant Removal First Saturday of each month 9 a.m. - noon Help remove invasive, non-native plants from Blowing Rocks Preserve. ... Learn more