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Florida Master Naturalist Program

09/15/2017, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Now offering the Habitat Evaluation Specialty Topic course at the Central Florida Zoo!

Florida Master Naturalist Program - Habitat Evaluation

Friday-Sunday, September 29-Oct. 1, 2017

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. each day
Registration is required by September 22, 2017

This course is designed to provide training in principles and commonly used techniques for evaluating wildlife habitat. People that complete this course will better understand the reasons for evaluating wildlife habitat at different scales and the methodologies used to do so.

Register online at or call 407.323.4450 ext. 126 or email for more information.

Information about the course and registration is available on the UF/IFAS page at











Regularly Scheduled Park Experiences at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
  • 10:00 a.m. Garden Chats
    • Butterfly Garden: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday
    • Health & Wellness Garden: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
  • 11:30 a.m. Flying High! at the Flight Field
    • Thursday-Sunday and holidays
  • 12:00 p.m. Herpetarium Experiences
    • Meet and Greet inside the Herpetarium: Monday-Friday
    • Venom! outside the Herpetarium: Saturday-Sunday
  • 2:30 p.m. Wild Tales! at the Discovery Courtyard
    • Thursday-Sunday and holidays
  • 3:30 p.m. Reptile Feedings
    • Snake Feeding inside the Herpetarium: Sunday, Monday
    • Crocodilian Feeding outside the Herpetarium: Saturday

Weather permitting. All programs and times are subject to change without notice.