Earth Day 2009
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Event Category: Earth Day
Date of Event: April 18, 2009 (Saturday)
Time of Event: 8am - 12pm
Event Site: Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge- East Entrance
Event Description: The event begins with a litter pick-up on the refuge and adjacent Highway 121. Drop in the visitor center to learn ways to make a difference in your community. Then take off on a bicycle tour of Swamp Island Drive and stop at many staffed exhibits along the way. Enjoy exhibits and demonstrations about wildlife, plants, wild land fire, fishing, nature photography, swamp culture, hiking, bicycling, recycling and much more. Discover some of the amazing plants and animals found in the refuge. Create nature crafts, see live animals and get a free bicycle safety check. Find out what local organizations do in your community. Learn about what you can do to help protect the Earth.
Geographic Region: US - Southeast
State/Province: Georgia
Contact Information: Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at 912-496-7836.
Event URL: http://www.fws.gov/okefenokee/2009%20Earth%20Day%20Flier.pdf

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Last updated: April 20, 2009
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