Sarasota County Communidons ( 941.861 .SO00 1 N 19 Media Contact: Sarasota County Natural Resources, (941 ) 861 -6230

Enjoy a dusk nature walk of the Florida forest canopy. What’s happening? A nature walk led by Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies Dr. Margaret Lowman and New

College of Florida Conservation Biology students. When is it happening 4 p.m. Thursday, September 28 Where is it happening Myakka State Park located at 13207 SR 72 Sarasota, Florida 34241 (941) 361-651 1. Meet in the parking lot of the canopy walkway. Participants will have to pay the park fee for entry. Why is it happening

Join ecology students from New College for a dusk tour of the Florida forest canopy. They will share the biodiversity of the canopy with the community. Action for reader to take Space for this walk is limited to 50 participants, so call to reserve a spot. Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes that can get wet, a hat, sunscreen and bug repellent, and bring a camera, drinking water and binoculars. Families are welcome. Contact info For more information, contact the Sarasota County Call Center at (941) 861-5000 and ask for Natural Resources.