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February 25-26, 2020

J. Wayne Reitz Union
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

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Florida Spring

Florida Springs Film Series: Water's Journey

Monday, February 24
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Florida Museum of Natural History

Join the Florida Museum and University of Florida Thompson Earth Systems Institute for a deep dive into Florida’s springs!

This special series will include a screening and panel discussion with the film’s production crew and experts in the field. Take part in an engaging discussion and meet local organizations as you learn more about the importance, health and conservation of our state’s water. This is a FREE event, but pre-registration is encouraged.


Water’s Journey: The Hidden Rivers of Florida

Panel Speakers:


Wendy-Lin Bartels, assistant research scientist at UF’s School of Forest Resources & Conservation


6:00pm Doors open, grab a bite to eat and talk to local organizations!
6:45pm - 7:30pm Screening of “Water’s Journey: The Hidden Rivers of Florida”
7:30pm - 8:30pm Panel Discussion


Name: Chelsea Collison, Florida Museum
Phone: 352-273-2062


Florida Museum of Natural History
3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352-846-2000


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