Happy Arbor Day!
To celebrate and reTREEt America, the UF Wetlands Club donated 113 bald and pond cypress trees to the UF Natural History Museum's Arbor Day event. http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/news/2012/release_04-04-2012.htm
We added these trees in addition to their 400 other species: 100 dogwoods, 100 redbuds, 50 mayhaws, 50 pawpaws, 25 Walter's viburnums, 25 tulip Poplars, 25 sugarberries and 25 sparkleberries.
They are giving away these trees on April 28 starting at 10 am in celebration of Arbor Day. Trees are first come first serve and one per person.
Thanks to our tree transporters: Wes Henson, Dr. Mark Clark, and Anna Normand
We still have about 300 more beautiful cypress trees to sell at $5 each.
Check out our Craigstlist add: http://gainesville.craigslist.org/grd/2957078460.html
and the website order form: http://ufwetlandsclub.blogspot.com/p/buy-cypress-fundraiser.html
Friday, April 27, 2012
Friday, April 20, 2012
UF Wetlands Club is proud to announce that we were awarded the 2012 Club of the Year for College of Agricultural and Life Sciences College Council! We will continue our efforts towards enhancing public understanding towards wetland values and function through educational activities, service projects, clean-ups and trips!
People from left to right: Alexandra Rozin (Secretary), RJ Sindelar (Vice President), Rupesh Bhomia (President), Anna Normand (Treasurer), and Ashley Phillips (Fund raiser chair).
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
We are excited to announce that the UF Wetlands Club was presented with the 2012 Sustainable Solutions Water Conservation Student Organization Award by the UF Office of Sustainability! We look forward to continuing our efforts promoting water conservation for many years to come.
President: Anna Normand
Vice-President: RJ Sindelar
Treasurer: Christine VanZomeren
Secretary: Akeapot Srifa
Fundraiser Chair: Wesley Henson
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Mark Clark
Congratulations to you all. We are looking forward to another awesome year!
Friday, April 6, 2012
The UF Wetlands Club is holding its last general meeting for the spring semester on 10th April 2012.
Please join us for an update on our activities and trips, recognitions/awards and for electing officers for next year.
When: Tuesday, Apr 10th at 6:00 pm
Where: Seminar Room, Phelps lab, UF campus.
There will be Pizza and some drinks.
See you there!