Earth Science Week (Oct. 9-15) is a national event sponsored by the American Geosciences Institute that encourages people to explore the natural world and learn about the geosciences and how they illuminate natural change processes.
This year's open house will feature FGS' renovated museum containing new exhibits and learning spaces, including a replica of Waller’s terror bird. Enjoy interactive displays and education for all ages, with microscope stations, the FGS drill rig and more. A food truck will be on-site.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.