Florida Master Naturalist Coastal Restoration Course April 2-4, 2018
The new Coastal Shoreline Restoration module is now being offered at the UF/IFAS Extension Hernando County Office. This course focuses on living shoreline restoration and is intended to improve participants’ understanding of the science and application of living shorelines. It includes foundational training on the ecology, benefits, methods, and monitoring techniques for restoring oyster reefs, mangroves, and salt marshes. Graduates of this course will be better prepared to promote and assist with restoration projects.
When: April 2, 2018 through April 4, 2018 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Location: UF/IFAS Extension Hernando County
16110 Aviation Loop Drive in Brooksville, Florida 34604
Registration Fee: $155 – $175
To register for the course or to view course schedule, visit:
For additional details, contact Florida Sea Grant Agent Brittany Hall-Scharf: 352-754-4433 or [email protected]
The Florida Master Naturalist Program (FMNP) is an adult education program developed by the University of Florida and provided by many UF/IFAS Extension offices and participating organizations throughout the state of Florida.
Florida Sea Grant is a university-based program that supports research, education, and extension to conserve coastal resources and enhance economic opportunities for the people of Florida. We are a partnership between the Florida Board of Education, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, and Florida’s citizens and governments. Our extension, education, and outreach programs are done in partnership with UF/IFAS Extension and coastal communities.