Three years ago, the Weeks Bay Foundation saw a need for a different kind of trash clean up. Many events pick up debris along the beaches and on roadways, but there are not many efforts to remove trash along the shorelines where it cannot be reached by foot. This was the start of the “February … More A cleaner community . . . by kayak and canoe
It was a dark and stormy morning. No, really, it was! With grey skies, temperatures in the mid-thirties, and a stiff breeze whipping through the bare trees, I waited for our restoration volunteers at the Weeks Bay Foundation office. To say I was a little nervous that no one would show up is an understatement. … More Plant 1,700 longleaf pines in under three hours? Yes we did!
Ten years of partying for preservation. Ten years of the area’s best restaurants serving fresh Gulf shrimp, and delectable desserts. Ten years of awesome local music. All this while watching beautiful Gulf Coast sunsets in one of the best spots in the area—Weeks Bay. The 10th Annual Bald Eagle Bash, set for Saturday, May 4 … More 10th annual Bald Eagle Bash!
Join us for our first Restore Rio Vista Volunteer Day on Sunday, Jan. 20, from 9 am to noon, and help us plant 1,700 Longleaf Pine trees! Rio Vista is one of two public access projects we are working on to create new places for our community to recreate and learn about the environment. As … More Restore Rio Vista – Longleaf Planting