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Friday, September 22, 2017 - Friday, October 27, 2017

Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Dr., Eastpoint, FL 32328

Phone Number
Emily Jackson (850) 670-7743



Bay Friendly Landscaping

Two Dates to choose from:  Friday, September 22nd & Friday October 27th

1:00 – 3:30 pm

Yard design and maintenance can have a big effect on adjacent water bodies. Participants will learn about resources to help them transform their yard into a luscious bay conscious landscape that attracts birds and wildlife. The class will also feature innovative Green Infrastructure techniques such as rain gardens, green roofs, and bio-swales. Following the discussion portion of the workshop participants will have the option, for a small fee, to assemble their own rain barrel that they can take home. The workshop will be held at the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve. The class is free, but rain barrels are $20.00 per barrel. Please register for the class in advance, tickets available at For more information contact Anita Grove at (850) 670-7708 or by email or Emily Jackson at 850-670-7743 or by email




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