Help us #FreeTheOcklawaha! Meet at the Kayak Launch on the west side of the Dam and we'll paddle the short canal to the front of the dam to protest. Paddling will total approximately 2.5 miles. Contact Florida Defenders of the Environment for more information: 352-475-1119, Floridadefenders@gmail.com.
Join us at our FORCE table from 10am to 4pm at Silver Springs State Park to learn about Florida Springs and what our Free the Ocklawaha Coalition is doing to elevate the importance of springs of the Ocklawaha. History, science, sustainability, fun, music, MERMAIDS, food and friends, all for $2 park admission! Plus HALF PRICE […]
Marion Cultural Alliance and Free the Ocklawaha present Ocklawaha: Wild and Endangered River Multi-Media Art Exhibit July 2-18, 2020 Opening Day: July 2, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Brick City Center for the Arts 23 SW Broadway St., Ocala, FL Explore one of America’s Endangered Rivers® through a multi-media art exhibit featuring ten award-winning artists – paleo […]
The Great Florida Riverway, a vast 217-mile three-river system is comprised of the Ocklawaha River, Silver Springs and the Silver River, and the lower St. Johns River. The Riverway was Florida’s first tourist attraction — a magnet for travel writers and explorers alike and a transportation corridor for people and products. 50 years ago, when […]