Grant: 04-002E
Project Title: Enrionmental Interpretive Center Educational Exhibits
Project Manager: Vivian McKibben-Steele
Organization: Friends of St. Andrews State Park (Non-Profit Organization)
Grant Amount: $8,500.00
Completion Date: 2005-08-25

Summary: The objective of our Environmental Interpretive Center is to educate current and future generations in the need for and care of the natural and cultural resources of St. Andrews State Park including the surrounding St. Andrews Aquatic Preserve, St. Andrews Bay and Gulf of Mexico and to provide them with the historical significance of these areas. We will accomplish this through the series of educational exhibits in our conceptual plan. This project specifically addresses the educational exhibits related to the conservation and protection of sea turtles.

Results: The exhibits have been build and installed in the center. The center will be open on September 22, 2005. (Author: Vivian McKibben-Steele)