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Ghost Orchid Webinar Scheduled for Sept. 9
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Ghost Orchid Webinar Scheduled for Sept. 9

Experts to discuss Florida's native orchids and the Everglades ecosystem they need to survive.

Safeguarding Precious Natural Resources
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Safeguarding Precious Natural Resources

It is considered poaching if these berries are harvested from private property.

Keeping a Keen Eye on Water Levels
Marsh And Prairie Restoration

Keeping a Keen Eye on Water Levels

Sanctuary staff has some new tools in their toolbox, including two solar-powered, satellite-telemetered, water-level recorders recently installed for the purpose of long-term hydrologic monitoring.

Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Receives $15k Grant from the Community Foundation of Collier County
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Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Receives $15k Grant from the Community Foundation of Collier County

Funds provide needed support for operations impacted by the shutdown.

Celebrating a Restoration Milestone
Marsh And Prairie Restoration

Celebrating a Restoration Milestone

Fortunately, many generous donors have recognized the importance of this restoration work and have chosen to invest in its success.

“Super” Ghost Orchid is Blooming
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“Super” Ghost Orchid is Blooming

Sanctuary staff member spots one flower and two buds on July 8, 2020

Poor Wood Stork Nesting Across South Florida
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Poor Wood Stork Nesting Across South Florida

Their departure from historic nesting locations in Southwest Florida and across the Everglades is a strong indicator that the quality of our ecosystem has declined and these other places have become more favorable.

RV Campers Bring Life Skills, Experience to Corkscrew Team
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RV Campers Bring Life Skills, Experience to Corkscrew Team

Excerpt from Audubon Florida's The Naturalist Magazine, June 2020 issue

End-of-Year Water Report
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End-of-Year Water Report

The annual rainfall total recorded in 2019-2020 was the fourth-lowest since records began in 1959.

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