Estimated Cost: $200 (Note: Prices do not include transport/airfare to Florida. Programming costs estimates and are subject to change.)
Working with the Martin County Park Services in Stuart, Florida, participants learn about the complexities of ecosystem restoration through direct service projects planting native trees and removing invasive plants, oyster reef building, beach cleanup, and park maintenance.
Students have stayed at the Tanah Keeta Scout Reservation. During the week, participants camp on the beach with basic camping gear provided by the SAIL office and prepare meals as a group. By the end of the trip, participants will:
Transportation: Driving to Stuart, Florida (staying near Savannah on travel dates)
Dates March 7th-14th
Community Partner: Martin County State Park
Ideal number of participants: 12
Food- cooking own meals