Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection
Aquatic Preserve Program
Navy Point Park, intersection of Gibbs and Baublits in West Pensacola
400 NW Syrcle Drive
Volunteers are wanted to help build oyster reefs. We will be moving bagged recycled oyster shell from trailers to the water to build nearshore oyster reefs for a living shoreline project in partnership with Escambia County. Closed toe shoes required. Gloves, sunscreen, water, and shade will be provided. Volunteers under 18 must have a guardian sign for them. Contact Zach Schang to RSVP and for more information - (850)595-0599 or Zachary.Schang@dep.state.fl.us.
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.