Snook Islands Natural Area

Associated Agency: 
Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management

Creating habitat in a busy city. This 118-acre wetland restoration project created 11 acres of mangroves and 2 acres of oyster reefs within the Lake Worth Lagoon, along the shoreline in downtown Lake Worth. Public use facilities include a boardwalk, kayak launch, and floating dock. Restrooms are available at Bryant Park. Bring your binoculars to see an American oystercatcher, one of the many shorebirds who call these islands "home since" 2005.

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Associated Agency: 
Department of Environmental Protection/Florida State Parks

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park has a 1640 acre preserve and 3.2 miles of pristine beach front with over 40 imperiled plant and animal species. Topsail Hill is named for its dunes, which rise like ships’ sails over soft sand beaches and the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico.Those same white quartz dunes are responsible for a rare coastal ecosystem—freshwater dune lakes—which teem with aquatic wildlife.

YMCA of South Florida

Associated Agency: 
YMCA/YUSA

The YMCA is a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. That's why, through the Y, more youth today are cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement.

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Science Eye

Science Eye offers unique, science and environmental educational programs for teachers, home schoolers, camps, organization, clubs, scouts, weekend events and birthdays. Our field and at-your-site program safaris are engaging, hands-on, inquiry-based programs that enable children and adults to explore the world around them, gain new insights and make them aware that science is an exciting part of everything they do. Our goal is to have fun while instilling self-confidence, develop critical thinking skills and to create a positive relationship with the environment.

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Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park

Associated Agency: 
City of North Miami

"It Starts in Parks!" The Parks and Recreation Department shall continue to improve the quality of life through parks and recreation services and create a connection between the community, its partners and the City of North Miami. Enchanted Forest Park is a 22 acre urban nature park that features, a walking trail, butterfly garden, community garden, nature center, community center, horse stables, playground, covered shelters and open spaces.

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Craig Park

Associated Agency: 
City of Tarpon Springs Recreation Division

The Tarpon Springs Recreation Department is committed to providing its citizens with a wide variety of recreational opportunities supported by our parks, personnel and facilities. Our goal is to deliver superior programs and services which meet the needs of the community in a cost-effective manner. Our main focus is to provide activities and programs for youth and adults to lead a healthy, active and safe lifestyle.

Outdoor Education Program

Associated Agency: 
Deane Bozeman School

Deane Bozeman School serves approximately 1,300 students in grades pre-k through 12. The Outdoor Education Program is a Senior level course choses as an elective. The purpose of Outdoor Education at Deane Bozeman School is to introduce the students to various activities and opportunities related to Hunter Safety, Survival, Boater Safety, Archery, Sustainability, and Environmental Resources.

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