The Wild Amelia Nature Festival features a sea turtle release at Fernandina’s Main Beach. The centerpiece event is the Eco-Expo at Rec Center. Plus fun eco tours at various venues including Egans Greenway, boat cruises on the river, and kayaking adventures.
See photos and video about dredging process and sand placement at Fernandina Beach, Fort Clinch, and Amelia Island State Park.
A new trail is under construction on Amelia Island. The Amelia River-To-Sea Trail will connect the Atlantic east coast beachfront to the island’s western riverfront at Crane Island.
Cumberland Island National Seashore — The “north end” of the Dungeness dock on Cumberland Island has re-opened for private boats (as of February 2019), after more than two years of no access. Suffering damage from Hurricane Matthew back in October 2016, both local and visiting mariners will be pleased to know it’s once again available […]