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    NATURE & RECREATION

    Eclipse 2017 Observing Event

    Presented by Emil Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College at Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium at Seminole State College, Sanford

    August 21, 2017

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    The Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College will hold the Eclipse 2017 Observing Event on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, on the front sidewalks of the Automotive Technology building on the main campus of Seminole State. The event will run from noon to 4:30 p.m., with the point of maximum eclipse occurring at 2:51 p.m. local time.

    The planetarium will be providing free custom solar eclipse viewing ...more


    Blue Spring State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Blue Spring State Park covers more than 2,600 acres, including the largest spring on the St. Johns River. Blue Spring is a designated Manatee Refuge and the winter home to a growing population of...more

    Rock Springs Run State Reserve

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Sand pine scrub, pine flatwoods, swamps, and miles of pristine shoreline along Rock Springs Run and the Wekiva River make this reserve a refuge of natural beauty. Visitors can enjoy bicycling,...more

    Hontoon Island State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    This island, located in the St. Johns River in Volusia County, welcomes visitors to enjoy nature and history in quiet solitude. The island is accessible only by private boat or park ferry....more

    De Leon Springs State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    The Visitor Center features exhibits on the park's rich history and artifacts on display from the Mayaca. The swimming area is adjacent to a beautiful, shady picnic ground....more

    Lake Griffin State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Once you get past the entrance you should know that we are located within an hour of central Florida attractions and theme parks, this 620 acre park is home to one of the state's largest...more

    Wooton Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Features include: boat ramp, boating, kayak rentals, parking, pavilion rentals, picnic areas, picnic shelter, playground, restrooms, and swing set.


    Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Bill Frederick Park covers 183 acres of land alongside Turkey Lake, one of the top-five rated fishing lakes in the state of Florida.  The park is designed for nature lovers and provides...more

    Orlando Wetlands Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    The Orlando Wetlands Park is a great to place to come out, relax and enjoy nature. The most popular activities are bird-watching, nature photography, jogging and bicycling. Nature enthusiasts will...more

    Alafia River Reserve

    Presented by Florida State Parks at Alafia River Reserve, Mulberry

    Ongoing

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    Purchased jointly by the District and Polk County to preserve the natural wetlands (90 percent) and uplands along the upper corridor of the Alafia River, this property is home to many species of...more

    Lake Louisa State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    A short drive from Orlando, this park is noted for its beautiful lakes, rolling hills and scenic landscapes. Lake Louisa, the largest in a chain of 13 lakes, is designated an Outstanding Florida...more

    Silver Springs State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    This Park has more than 15 distinct natural communities, dozens of springs and miles of trails. There are three entrances to Silver Springs State Park. On the Spring side: Visitors can view...more

    Lower Wekiva River Preserve State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Central Florida nature exists in its purest form along four miles of the Wekiva River and Blackwater Creek. For thousands of years, Native Americans valued the abundance of wildlife in this area....more

    Tomoka State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Native Americans once dwelled here, living off fish-filled lagoons. Today, these waters are popular for canoeing, boating, and fishing. The park protects a variety of wildlife habitats and...more

    Colt Creek State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Comprised mainly of pine flatwoods, cypress domes and open pasture land, this piece of natural Florida wilderness is home to many animal species including the American bald eagle, sherman's...more

    Bok Tower Gardens

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Bok Tower Gardens has offered some of Florida’s most remarkable experiences to more than 23 million visitors since 1929. Through its historic landscape gardens, unique Singing Tower carillon...more

    Tosohatchee Wildlife Management Area

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    An extensive network of more than 60 miles of trails attracts hikers and backpackers, bicyclists, and equestrians. Primitive camping is available for organized youth groups, equestrians, and...more

    Canaveral National Seashore

    Presented by Florida State Parks at Canaveral National Seashore, Titusville

    Ongoing

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    Since ancient times, this barrier island has provided sanctuary to both people and wildlife. Many threatened animals find refuge here, including sea turtles who nest on its shores. Like Indians...more

    Little Big Econ State Forest

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Little Big Econ State Forest's name comes from combining the names of the Little Econlockhatchee River and the larger Econlockhatchee River which flow through the property. The forest's...more

    Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Located along the beautiful Lake Wales Ridge, Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park, covers more than 8,000 acres of scrub, sandhill and flatwoods land, in addition to 65 acres...more

    Lake Kissimmee State Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    Florida's cowboy heritage comes alive with living history demonstrations of the early Florida "cow hunters" in an 1876-era cow camp. White-tailed deer, bald eagles, sandhill cranes,...more

    General James A. Van Fleet State Trail

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    The General James A. Van Fleet State Trail is officially designated as part of Florida's Statewide System of Greenways and Trails and is one of Florida's most rural, paved rail-trails....more

    Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

    Presented by Florida State Parks at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Titusville

    Ongoing

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    Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1963 as an overlay of NASA’s John F. Kennedy Space Center.  Consisting of 140,000 acres, the Refuge provides a wide variety of...more

    Seminole Ranch Conservation Area

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    This was the first acquisition in the state funded by the Save Our Rivers program. It includes 12 miles of the St. Johns River and is part of a large group of publicly owned conservation lands in...more

    Hal Scott Regional Preserve and Park

    Presented by Florida State Parks

    Ongoing

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    This vast expanse of flatwoods and open prairie straddles the Econlockhatchee River in east Orange County. Wildlife spottings may include bald eagles, sandhill cranes, red-cockaded woodpeckers,...more

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