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Education EcoTour

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Join a St. Johns Riverkeeper Educator the third Wednesday of the month on board the St. Johns River Water Taxi! Thanks to the generous donation of Subaru of Jacksonville, St. Johns Riverkeeper is able to offer (2) 50 minute educational boat trips each month at a reduced rate. Registration is required as space is limited. […]

Girl Scouts: EcoTour

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Are you a Girl Scout looking to learn about the St. Johns River while on the water? We have partnered with the Water Taxi to offer a 50-minute boat trip. Activate your inner RIVER EXPLORER and study the importance of salinity on the health of the ecosystem. Discuss salt water intrusion and how humans can […]

Moncrief Creek Cleanup with White Harvest Farms

Saturday, October 30, 2021

A River is only as healthy as its tributaries. Join us in the cleanup and restoration of one of the historic tributaries of the St. Johns River. Buckets, grabbers, disposable gloves, and bags will be provided. Trash collected will be hauled away. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask, closed toe shoes, rain boots and […]

Education Go Take a Hike

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Join a St. Johns Riverkeeper Educator the first Wednesday of the month along the banks of the St. Johns River or a tributary. In November, St. Johns Riverkeeper has partnered with Groundwork Jacksonville to provide a guided BIKE tour showcasing McCoys Creek, one of the urban creeks within the Emerald Trail, a 30-mile trail system encircling the urban core […]

Volusia 2070: River Friendly Planning

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Volusia County’s distinct urban-rural character, access to pristine springs, riverfront and beaches, and charming communities make this region a desirable place to live, work and play. Amid increasing population and development trends, what can we do together to protect and promote Volusia’s quality of life? Join Smart growth organization 1000 Friends of Florida and St. […]

Girl Scouts: Get Your Feet Wet

Saturday, November 13, 2021

Become a RIVER SCIENTIST. Head outside for a PADDLE on Pottsburg Creek. Scouts will learn what watershed is, the importance of tributary health in regards to land development, and test the Creek’s turbidity. Discuss river issues and how humans can positively and negatively impact the health of the ecosystem. All Wet Sports is available to outfit your […]

Education EcoTour

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Join a St. Johns Riverkeeper Educator the third Wednesday of the month on board the St. Johns River Water Taxi! Thanks to the generous donation of Subaru of Jacksonville, St. Johns Riverkeeper is able to offer (2) 50 minute educational boat trips each month at a reduced rate. Registration is required as space is limited. […]

Oyster Roast

Friday, November 19, 2021

This year, St. Johns RIVERKEEPER is celebrating the St. Johns River at our 20th annual Oyster Roast! Join us Friday, November 19 at 7 p.m. at the Garden Club of Jacksonville and enjoy delicious food from Biscottis, live music from Spice and the Po' Boys, a silent auction, raffle and more! GET YOUR OYSTER ROAST […]

Rising Tides: McCoy’s Creek Cleanup

Sunday, November 21, 2021

Join our Rising Tides young professionals for our KAYAKING monthly cleanup on McCoys Creek! As always all of our cleanups are RAIN or SHINE! What to Bring: Reusable Water Bottle Hat & Sunglasses You must wear closed toe shoes (rain boots, work boots, or waders are extremely helpful) Heavy duty gloves (if desired) Cleanup gloves […]

Science Teacher Professional Development

Saturday, December 11, 2021

St. Johns Riverkeeper is hoping to offer an OUTDOOR Professional Development opportunity for Secondary Science Teachers and District Science Administrators this Fall. Feel free to share this link with any interested Secondary Science Teachers in your school district. More information and registration coming soon.  Space is limited.   More information and to Register

Education EcoTour

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Join a St. Johns Riverkeeper Educator the third Wednesday of the month on board the St. Johns River Water Taxi! Thanks to the generous donation of Subaru of Jacksonville, St. Johns Riverkeeper is able to offer (2) 50 minute educational boat trips each month at a reduced rate. Registration is required as space is limited. […]

Rising Tides: McCoy’s Creek Cleanup

Sunday, December 19, 2021

Join our Rising Tides young professionals for our KAYAKING monthly cleanup on McCoys Creek! As always all of our cleanups are RAIN or SHINE! What to Bring: Reusable Water Bottle Hat & Sunglasses You must wear closed toe shoes (rain boots, work boots, or waders are extremely helpful) Heavy duty gloves (if desired) Cleanup gloves […]

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