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December 2018

Springs Outing: Weeki Wachee Paddle – SOLD OUT

December 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Weeki Wachee, 6131 Commercial Way
Weeki Wachee, FL 34606 United States
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$30.00 – $45.00

Join the Florida Springs Institute for a Springs Outing to the Weeki Wachee with tour guide, Lars Anderson of Adventure Outpost. The goal of Florida Springs Institute Springs Outings are to provide nature lovers the chance to learn about these beautiful, yet fragile ecosystems from qualified experts and scientists so that we may continue vital research and education efforts for the conservation of Florida springs and fresh waterways. Each Springs Outing holds a new adventure, new facts, information, and experiences. The Weeki…

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February 2019

Springs Outing: Payne’s Prairie Sinkhole Swarm Hike

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
La Chua Trail Parking Lot, 4801 Camp Ranch Rd
Gainesville, FL 32641 United States
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$10.00 – $20.00

Florida Springs Institute Spring Outing: Payne’s Prairie Sinkhole Swarm Hike w/ biologist and cave diver, Tom Morris. The goal of Florida Springs Institute Springs Outings are to connect nature lovers with the outdoors and give them the opportunity to learn about Florida's rich landscape from qualified experts and scientists. Each Spring Outing holds a new adventure, and with it, new information and experiences, even for the most seasoned adventure enthusiasts! Proceeds from Spring Outings benefit the Florida Springs Institute so we…

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March 2019

Springs Outing: Saving Wakulla Springs Overland Tour with Jim Stevenson

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cascades Park, 470 Suwannee Street
Tallahssee, FL 32301 United States
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$15 – $25

Florida Springs Institute Springs Outing: Saving Wakulla Springs Overland Tour with Jim Stevenson. The goal of Florida Springs Institute Springs Outings are to connect nature lovers with the outdoors and give them the opportunity to learn about Florida's rich landscape from qualified experts and scientists. Each Springs Outing holds a new adventure, and with it, new information and experiences, even for the most seasoned adventure enthusiasts! Proceeds from Springs Outings benefit the Florida Springs Institute so we may continue vital springs…

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April 2019

Springs Outing: Sweetwater Wetlands Tour w/ Dr. Robert Knight (CANCELED)

April 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sweetwater Wetlands Park, 325 SW Williston Rd
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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THIS OUTING HAS BEEN CANCELED.  During this Springs Outing, we will be exploring Sweetwater Wetlands Park with Florida Springs Institute’s Executive Director, Dr. Robert Knight. Dr. Knight will give us an insider look into the design process, creation, and benefits of treatment wetlands, including recharge to the Floridan Aquifer and many local springs. Completed in 2015, Sweetwater Wetlands Park is a 125-acre man-made wetland habitat featuring several miles of trails. Designed to improve water quality by naturally filtering out harmful…

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May 2019

Springs Outing: Santa Fe Karst Hike w/ Tom Morris – SOLD OUT

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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$10.00 – $20.00

THIS OUTING IS SOLD OUT. This month's Springs Outing will explore three distinct and impressive karst features that are all within five miles of the Florida Springs Institute office - right in the Institute's back yard. The features include: the Santa Fe River Rise in O'leno State Park, the second largest dark water rise in Florida; Scrubtown Sink, a nearby giant sink that is the Poster Child for how not to treat a sinkhole; and best of all, a little…

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