For more information or to register for a class, contact the Volusia County Environmental Management at
March 12 @9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Participants will caravan to each of the preserve’s six public-access points, where they will hike and learn about
the creek, habitats, land management and the area’s history. Meet at 6250 Ridgewood Ave., Port Orange. Registration
is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia Count...
March 13 @9:00 am to 11:30 am
Environmental Specialist Kelly Young will lead this paddling tour while discussing the St. Johns River, and
demonstrating the equipment used to test parameters. Paddlers will set out from the shoreline of Hickory Bluff
Preserve and paddle along the river to observe plants and animals. Bring your own...
March 15 @9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Take a learning hike through Hickory Bluff Preserve to observe the neighborhoods of plants that depend on different
upland and wetland conditions. The adventure, which begins at 598 Guise Road in Osteen, will be led by Volusia
County Land Manager Randall Sleister, Extension Director David Griffis, a...
March 18 @9:00 am to 10:00 am
This scrub hike is designed for preschoolers and their parents. Meet at Lyonia Preserve, which is next to the
Deltona Regional Library at 2150 Eustace Ave. Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia
County’s Environmental Management office at 386-736-5927 or elm@volu...
March 27 @9:00 am to 11:30 am
Participants will experience scrub, pine flatwoods and wetlands during this riding tour of Longleaf Pine Preserve,
431 Pioneer Trail, New Smyrna Beach. The buggy will stop along the way for exploration of the preserve.
Registration is requested and may be made by contacting Volusia County&rsqu...
April 6 @3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Did you know you can use items found in your cupboard and fridge to color Easter eggs? Join LEC staff in the
classroom to learn some techniques using items like coffee, blueberries, onions, cabbage, spices and
more. This program is free. Reservations are requested and may be made by...