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Lost Springs at Ocala’s Historic Marion Theatre
Mar 9, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
FORCE invites you to explore the uniqueness of the Ocklawaha River through a short film and stories. Learn how breaching the Rodman/Kirkpatrick Dam through partial restoration can positively impact not just the Ocklawaha, but the St. Johns River and historic Silver Springs.
PROGRAM AGENDA (FREE EVENT)
7:00 p.m. Program introduction: Matt Keene and Margaret Tolbert
7:10 p.m. Film viewing: Lost Springs
7:50 p.m. Panel
– The Amazing Stripers & Crusher Crawler: Erika Ritter Ocklawaha River Guide
– The Silver Springs Story: Bob Knight, Florida Springs Institute
– Manatee Heaven and the Wildlife Corridor: Elizabeth Neville, Defenders of Wildlife
– The Regional Story: Bruce Kaster, Board Member, Florida Defenders of the Environment
8:15 p.m. Q and A & Closing – Margaret Spontak, Chair, Free the Ocklawaha Coalition