Jan
12
2:00 PM14:00

Explore Volusia: Bike-about of Spruce Creek Preserve

 

Learn about the ecosystem of the Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve while riding a segment of Martins Dairy Trail. Moderate skill is preferred due to the rough terrain, hills and soft sand. Bring a bicycle and helmet. From Turnbull Bay Road, turn north onto Martin Dairy Road and meet in the dirt parking lot. 

Volusia County’s Environmental Management Division sponsors Explore Volusia to acquaint residents with the county’s conservation lands and land management practices. 

Reservations are required; call 386-736-5927.

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Dec
22
9:00 AM09:00

Explore Volusia: Spruce Creek Park

 

Ethnobotany is the study of how humans have used plants throughout history. Florida has incredibly diverse flora and a rich history of plant usage. During this guided hike, an environmental specialist will describe uses of local native plants and discuss the edible, medicinal and other ethnobotanical uses of plants. Meet at 6250 S. Ridgewood Ave., Port Orange.

Volusia County’s Environmental Management Division sponsors outdoor education programs to acquaint residents with the county’s conservation lands and land management practices. 

Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 386-736-5927.

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Sep
29
9:00 AM09:00

Volusia County Outdoor Adventure: Bike-About in Spruce Creek Preserve

Ride a segment of Martin’s Dairy Trail in Spruce Creek Preserve while learning about the local ecosystem. Moderate skill is required due to rough terrain, hills and soft sand. Participants must bring a bicycle and helmet. Turn off Turnbull Bay Road and meet in the dirt parking lot on Martin’s Dairy Road, New Smyrna Beach.

Volusia County’s Environmental Management Division sponsors the outdoor adventures to acquaint residents with the county’s conservation lands and land management practices. 

Registration is requested and may be made by calling 386-736-5927.

http://www.volusia.org/about-us/county-calendar.stml?portalProcess_dd_0_1_1=showPublicEvent&&calendar_entry_id=11541

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Sep
3
9:00 AM09:00

Volusia County Outdoor Adventure: Spruce Creek Preserve

Learn about the importance of estuaries while hiking through the scenic preserve. Participants will have an opportunity to use seine nets. Meet at 3251 N. Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach. 

Volusia County’s Environmental Management Division sponsors outdoor adventures to acquaint residents with the county’s conservation lands and land management practices. 

Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 386-736-5927.

http://www.volusia.org/about-us/county-calendar.stml?portalProcess_dd_0_1_1=showPublicEvent&&calendar_entry_id=11531

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