FL101 Summer Webinar Series

Did you just move to Florida and are feeling in over your head? Or maybe you’ve been living here your whole life and have some questions about your local environment? Tune into the Florida 101 Summer Webinar series. Designed to be viewed during your lunch break, these 30 min lectures will occur every Wednesday in July and August, starting July 12th. Recordings will be posted to YouTube following the live broadcast.

Speakers will include UF/IFAS staff and faculty, representatives from the Charlotte County Emergency Operations Center and Utilities and Florida Master Naturalists. Topics will include Florida Friendly Landscaping principles, utilities and wastewater management, hurricane preparedness, ocean life, wild edibles and more. Attend as many or as few lectures as you would like!

July 12th, 2023: Introduction
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Kate Rose: Charlotte County Sea Grant Extension Agent
Sara Weber: UF/IFAS Education and Training Specialist

July 19th, 2023: Can I Touch This?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Ralph Mitchell: Charlotte County Extension Director

July 26th, 2023: Can I Ride this Out?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Ellen Pinder: Charlotte County Emergency Management

August 2nd, 2023: Can I Hug This?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Josh Olive: Waterline Magazine Editor

August 9th, 2023: Can I Swim with This?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Kate Rose: Charlotte County Sea Grant Extension Agent

August 16th, 2023: Can I flush this?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Caroline Wannall: Charlotte County Utilities

August 23rd, 2023: Can I eat this?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
David Outerbridge: Lee County Extension Director

August 30th, 2023: Can I plant this here?
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Sara Weber: UF/IFAS Education and Training Specialist


Posted: June 14, 2023

Event Details

Start:  12-Jul-2023 at 12:30 pm
End:  30-Aug-2023 at 12:30 pm

Event Series Details:  Not available
Contact:  kate.rose0210@ufl.edu
Event Link:  More information and registration
Event Location:  Not available
Category: Coasts & Marine, Events, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes, Natural Resources, Wildlife
Tags: Charlotte County, Charlotte Harbor, Charlotte Harbor Estuary, Education, Educational, Florida, Florida Sea Grant, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™, Hurricane-related, Hurricanes, Native, Nutrition, Nutritious, Seafood

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