Thursday, March 13, 2014

Alachua County Tours Longleaf Pine Forest, conservation easement on Santa Fe River

Alachua County Longleaf Pine Restoration Tour


WHAT:  Workshop and tour of the Simons’ Tree Farm. Tour will feature longleaf pine forest restoration, sinkholes and a conservation easement on Santa Fe River. Longleaf pine forests provide ideal habitat for a diverse array of plants and animals and are important to protecting springs and groundwater.  


WHERE:  Off NW 227th Drive, High Springs, FL

WHEN:  April 24, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.


WHO:  Property of Bob and Erika Simons, U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resource Conservation Service, University of Florida/, IFAS School of Forest Resources and Conservation, Florida Fish and Wildlife, Alachua County, Florida Forest Service.

CONTACT: Chris Demers, 352-846-2375 or 352-514-0819,


REGISTRATION: Free, lunch and materials included. Please register online at  or call Chris Demers at 352-846-2375.

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