Windley Key Day and 85th Anniversary

When
Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
Where
Windley Key Fossil Reef State Park

84900 Overseas Highway
Islamorada FL 33036

Fees

Admission, tours and lectures are free.

Description

Celebrate the Florida Park Service's 85th birthday with festivities including a native plant giveaway, free guided nature walks, and guest speakers! Booths will offer information on Florida-Friendly landscaping, native and non-native plants, area state parks and trails, and environmental organizations. Visit every booth for a chance to win a park-themed grand prize.

Events include:

  • 9 a.m. - Birding at Windley Key Nature Hike with Pete Frezza (arrive at 8:30am to check out binoculars from the Park) 
  • 10 a.m. - Guided Ranger Walk (meet at the picnic table near the Visitor Center) with Ranger Devin
  • 11 a.m. - Small Trees and Shrubs for Smaller Yards with Susan Kolterman.
  • Noon - Exploring the San Pedro Underwater Archaeological Preserve with Matthew Lawrence
  • 1 p.m. - History of Indian Key Historic State Park with Brad Bertelli
  • 2 p.m. - Guided Ranger Walk (meet at the picnic table near the Visitor Center) with Ranger Helen
Contact
rebecca.a.collins@FloridaDEP.gov