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Bay-friendly Landscaping Workshop

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm EDT
Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection
Program Area: 
National Estuarine Research Reserves - Apalachicola
Public Notice
Public Notice: 
108 Island Drive
Apalachicola, Florida 32320
Accreditation-On Site Assessment

Yard design and maintenance can have a big effect on adjacent water bodies. Participants will learn about resources to help them transform their yard into a low-maintenance, luscious bay conscious landscape that attracts birds and wildlife. The class will also feature innovative Green Infrastructure techniques such as rain gardens, green roofs, and bio-swales. Participants can also, for a small fee, order their own rain barrel that they can take home. Class will be held at the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive in Eastpoint. The class is free, but rain barrels are $25.00 per barrel and must be ordered one week in advance. Tickets available at For more information contact Anita Grove at (850) 670-7708 or by email

Contact Name: 
Hanson, Kennedy
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Last Modified:
September 8, 2023 - 1:43pm

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