River Voices

Get Your Feet Wet… at Memorial Park!
The beautiful St. Johns River has so much to offer those of us residing in Northeast Florida. From miles of diverse ecosystems to spending days adventuring on its waters, the river is truly a defining aspect of our region! Because of the St. Johns River, we also have a ton of waterfront parks and preservations […]
Wondrous Wildflower: Search for Bartram’s Ixia
Out of the 60 or more reported Bartram’s ixia populations, most have not been seen recently and only a few are found in conservation areas. Making this iris vulnerable to extinction throughout its range.
Tributary Talk: Ribault River
Jacksonville is a thriving city that’s jam-packed with entertainment, food, and good company. There are many great areas in Jacksonville, such as the beach and town center, but there is one in particular that’s constantly growing on Jacksonville’s northside: the neighborhood in and around the Ribault River. The Ribault River area is historic, scenic, and […]
Get Your Feet Wet… at the Timucuan Preserve Theodore Roosevelt Area!
The Theodore Roosevelt Area of the Timucuan Preserve spans a total of 600 acres and features a variety of settings, including wetlands, hardwood forest, and scrub vegetation. It has a rich history, thanks to the generosity of William Henry Browne III, who lived on this very land.
Get Your Feet Wet… at Fort Caroline National Memorial!
If you’re curious about outdoor areas in Jacksonville worth exploring, we have plenty of recommendations for you — it all depends on what you’re looking for. If you’re hoping to experience wildlife and history along the St. Johns River, allow us to introduce you to your new favorite getaway: Fort Caroline National Memorial. The History […]