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Find current beach conditions at Mote Marine Daily Beach Conditions. Find updates on the county’s beach cleaning efforts at Red Tide Status.

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Slither and Hiss: Florida's Snakes

Rothenbach Park pavilion - July 12
All ages / Fee: Free / 10-11 a.m.

Snakes have long been the objects of fascination, fear and even revulsion. In the natural world, snakes perform valuable environmental services that benefit other species and even the human population! Join a parks naturalist to learn about Florida’s variety of snakes, how to identify common snake species and how to live with snakes in your home landscape. Children welcome! Be prepared to see live snakes!

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