National Estuarine Research Reserves - Apalachicola
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve
108 Island Drive
Discover the important role oysters play in the health of Apalachicola Bay. We will learn about what makes Apalachicola Bay so ideal for growing oysters, what gives our oysters their distinct taste and how oysters benefit the ecosystem. Please register in advance. For more information contact Emily Jackson at 850-670-7743 or send an email to Emily.A.Jackson@dep.state.fl.us or Anita Grove at 850-670-7708 or Anita.Grove@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.