Join us for this 1st event in a series of hikes in recreational areas in Sumter County sponsored by UF/IFAS Sumter County Master Gardeners and led by UF/IFAS Extension Agent, Jim Davis. You'll be learning about Florida's natural resources including native plants, invasive plants, insects, wildlife, etc. as well as enjoying the great weather and scenery.
Our 1st hike will be at Lake Okahumpka Park in Wildwood. For more information on the park and facilities please go to this link http://www.sumtercountyfl.gov/index.aspx?NID=205
Meet us at the boat ramp no later than 8:45 a.m. for check in; the hike will begin at 9:00 a.m. and should end around noon. Hikers should wear comfortable/appropriate clothes, closed-toe shoes, sunscreen and insect repellent. You may also want to bring your binoculars and cameras. Please bring a sack lunch and your cooler as we will conclude the hike with lunch and a question and answer session.
This event promises to be educational and a lot of fun; we hope you will join us. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-793-2728, Ext. 229.
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UF/IFAS Sumter County Extension
Sumter County Extension is a federal, state and local partnership that provides research-based information from the University of Florida to the citizens of Sumter County and beyond. We hope that you will contact us for solutions to any questions you may have in the areas of agriculture, lawns and gardens, nutrition and wellness, financial management, natural resources, livestock,community development and youth development (4-H). Call us at (352) 569-6862 or visit our website at http://sumter.ifas.ufl.edu.