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Packages available for Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s 15th annual Magic Under the Mangroves gala on March 7

2019-02-06T03:00:20-04:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Magic Under the Mangroves 2018 The Conservancy of Southwest Florida will celebrate the 15th annual Magic Under the Mangroves gala on Thursday, March 7 at the Conservancy Nature Center, 1495 Smith Preserve Way in Naples. Magic Under the Mangroves is one of the top charitable events in Naples. The eco-chic fundraising event begins [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida installs electric vehicle charging stations

2018-06-18T17:59:39-04:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has announced its partnership with Tesla to introduce electric vehicle charging stations at the Conservancy Nature Center, 1495 Smith Preserve Way in Naples. Offering six charging stations, four exclusively for Tesla vehicles and two for universal use, the charging service is available to the public at no cost. Drivers can [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida adds new animal ambassador, Olive the barred owl

2018-05-09T17:31:55-04:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has announced the addition of a barred owl to its family of animal ambassadors. Olive, an adult barred owl, was admitted to a Sarasota-area wildlife center in late 2017 before being transferred to the Conservancy for further examination. Unfortunately, Olive had sustained multiple injuries to the left wing that doctors [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida to host ‘Love your Animals Week’

2018-02-02T18:27:31-04:00February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

With Valentine’s Day approaching and love in the air, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida has created an entire week of fun, educational activities certain to find the soft spot in your heart. “Love your Animals Week,” held Feb. 11-17, will showcase the variety of animals and nature programs at the Conservancy. Throughout the day, guests [...]

Registration available for Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s 2017 Winter Camp

2017-11-20T12:45:29-04:00November 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s 2017 Winter Camp registration is now open to the public. The two-day camp will be held at the Conservancy Nature Center 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 27 and 28. Geared for children in second through fifth grades, Winter Camp offers a combination of outdoor adventures, live animal encounters and engaging [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosts World Wildlife Conservation Day activities, programs Dec. 2

2017-11-16T12:36:06-04:00November 16th, 2017|Categories: Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Every year, the Conservancy cares for approximately 3,800 injured, sick and orphaned native animals. In honor of World Wildlife Conservation Day, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida is hosting a special day of family-friendly activities from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 2 at the Conservancy Nature Center. Dedicated to raising awareness of the need [...]

Hoots & Hisses returns to Conservancy of Southwest Florida Oct. 28

2017-10-05T10:09:53-04:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Eco-friendly Halloween happenings are creeping up at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida during its annual Hoots & Hisses event, to be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Conservancy Nature Center. The family-friendly Halloween event will feature a variety of fun and educational experiences for all ages. In addition [...]

Conservancy Nature Center to reopen Oct. 4

2017-10-03T17:12:16-04:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Following the effects of Hurricane Irma, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Nature Center will reopen to guests on Wednesday, Oct. 4, resuming normal business hours of Monday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s von Arx Wildlife Hospital is currently open and admitting patients seven days a week between 8 [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida announces summer programs

2017-05-24T14:34:48-04:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Events, Learn and Laugh, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida is offering fun and educational experiences for guests to enjoy this summer at the Conservancy Nature Center. From daily education programs to free admission days to an informative speaker series, a variety of activities and programs are available throughout the summer for guests of all ages. Daily education programs Daily education [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida to host 2017 Earth Day Festival April 22

2017-03-27T20:32:01-04:00March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Southwest Florida community is invited to the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Conservancy Nature Center, located at 1495 Smith Preserve Way in Naples. From electric boat tours to live animal shows, to live music and great food, the Conservancy of [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida announces new board members, presents Eagle and Eaglet awards at Annual Meeting

2017-01-20T18:25:45-04:00January 20th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida hosted its 53rd Annual Members’ Meeting on Jan. 12 at the Conservancy Nature Center. During the meeting, the Conservancy of Southwest Florida introduced new members to the board of directors, presented the 2017 Eagle Award to John and Donna Hall, and introduced its first Eaglet Award, presented to fourth grade [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida presents Hoots & Hisses Oct. 29 at Conservancy Nature Center

2016-11-08T14:59:02-04:00September 28th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is hosting Hoots & Hisses from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29 at the Conservancy Nature Center. The family-friendly fall event will kick off the Halloween weekend with a variety of fun, educational and eco-friendly activities and experiences for all ages to enjoy. [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida says farewell to resident loggerhead sea turtle, Betsy

2016-11-08T14:59:19-04:00March 30th, 2016|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has said a final farewell to Betsy, the organization’s beloved female loggerhead, releasing the sea turtle near the Ten Thousand Islands on March 29. Betsy has served as an ambassador for the loggerhead species within the Dalton Discovery Center for two years, providing visitors a unique opportunity to learn about [...]

Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center to temporarily close for major renovations

2016-11-08T15:01:18-04:00July 6th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center will be closed to the public Aug. 1 – Oct. 3 due to major renovations for the $17 million Sustainable Campus initiative. Normal operating hours will resume at 9 a.m. on Oct. 4.  Please note that the Wildlife Rehabilitation Clinic is not affected by this closure and will be [...]