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FitFest will take place Saturday, March 5, from 7:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at Robinson Preserve.
The palm tree business and the owner's home sit on almost 40 acres of land next to Robinson Preserve.
Planting bucketfuls of grass creates habitat for birds and shelter for other types of wildlife.
Parks to Play In
Formerly agricultural cropland, the preserve is being restored as salt marsh, one of the rarest coastal habitats.
This 62-acre preserve along the south shore of the Manatee River is a popular place to hike, kayak and paddleboard.
If voters approve a new measure this fall, the county could acquire land to protect water quality and fish and wildlife habitat, preserve environmentally sensitive land and create public parks.
Swift Construction finished the project in time for next week's 5K/10K event.
Manatee County last week opened its new Mosaic NEST (Nature, Exploration, Science and Technology) facility at Robinson Preserve.
Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike--especially on one of these routes.
Pam Daniel and Sarasota Magazine staffers share their favorite things to do in Sarasota.
This week's Photo of the Week showcases the vibrant blues and greens of Bradenton's Robinson Preserve.