1) Environmental Education
Ø Increase public education, conservation, and awareness
of the biodiversity and the unique environment
of northwest Florida
and adjacent areas.
Lectures and demonstrations
summer & day camps
presentations to clubs, schools & colleges, civic
internships for college & HS students
(Below) Merritt's Mill Pond - Shangri-la Bluff &
Spring, Jackson Co., FL.
2) Unique Natural History of
Ø to stress the native biodiversity, overlooked species,
and rare & endangered species of the region including:
biodiversity of northwest Florida & the northern
§ amphibians & reptiles
§ carnivorous plants
rare & endangered species
(Below) Meritt's Mill Pond in the early
Jackson Co., FL.
Pg. 4 NORTHWEST FLORIDA NATURE CENTER