Saturday, Oct. 5: Prescribed burns, wildflowers and butterflies
Join a tram tour of Wekiva Springs State Park with a specialized team of park rangers who set controlled burns. Learn how they choose their targets, fight fire with fire, and see the results. In burned areas and beyond, enjoy colorful wildflowers and the butterflies that visit them – all lead by a landscape expert. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Wekiva Springs State Park Recreation Hall. Field trip is limited to 30 people and reservations required. Degree of difficulty: Easy. Email for reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 407-788-2619.