Mark your calendars! The 2021 Outdoor Florida Webinar Series is coming soon. The program is now being finalized, and in the coming weeks we will add a link so that you can register for the virtual webinar series sessions.
The nature of Outdoor Recreation and Greenways and Trails continues to evolve. To keep you up to date on the latest trends, the Office of Greenways and Trails has established a webinar series providing research and best practices on a variety of topics. Each of the webinars will involve the experts who have experience and knowledge of the subject matter.
The initial series will run for 10 months from Oct. 13, 2021, through July 13, 2022, with virtual content scheduled every second Wednesday of the month (2021: Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec. 8. 2022: Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 9, April 13, May 11, June 8, July 13) at 10 a.m. Eastern time/9 a.m. Central time. We are working with our partners to offer additional webinars after July 2022.
The 2021 Outdoor Florida Webinar Series is available free of charge.
Each webinar will require a separate registration and is limited to 300 people. Save your spot and register now!
Unique Partnerships within Regional Trail Systems – Space Coast TPO
This presentation will kick off our webinar series with a discussion on the importance of unique partnerships and how they bring positive impacts and different perspectives to your projects. Additionally, we’ll explain how regional trail systems benefit from these partnerships and what are the advantages of their proximity.
Nov. 10, 2021 (10 a.m. EST)
Meeting the Needs of the Community through Urban Trails - The Underline
Mobility week takes place this year in the second week of November, and what better way to celebrate it than to spend time learning how vital to the community urban trails are. This presentation will highlight the many successes of Miami’s Underline and how this trail contributes to the health and wellness, transportation and recreation needs of the public. As a bonus, we’ll also be touching on best practices and lessons learned for creating urban trails.
Dec. 8, 2021 (10 a.m. EST)
Trail Towns - City of Gainesville and Everglades City
Jan. 12, 2022 (10 a.m. EST)
Feb. 9, 2022 (10 a.m. EST)
March 9, 2022 (10 a.m. EST)
April 13, 2022 (10 a.m. EDT)
May 11, 2022 (10 a.m. EDT)
June 8, 2022 (10 a.m. EDT)
July 13, 2022 (10 a.m. EDT)
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Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least five days before the webinar by contacting Katie Bernier, Office of Greenways and Trails, Division of Recreation and Parks, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., MS 795, Tallahassee, FL 32399-3000; or Katherine.Bernier@FloridaDEP.gov, 863-314-8439; or Britney.Moore@FloridaDEP.gov, 850-245-2052. If you have a hearing or speech impairment, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 800-955-8771 (TDD) or 800- 955-8770 (voice).
September 15, 2021 - 1:53pm
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