ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) — Orange Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisor Daisy Morales will host her 3rd annual Earth Day Awareness Tour at the historic Harry P. Leu Gardens, Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at 9:30 a.m.
This year’s Earth Day tour takes 40 students attending a Pine Hills school outside of the classroom for an environmental adventure of Leu Gardens.
The tour will provide students with knowledge on gardening, plants, insects, wildlife and amazing prehistoric creatures.
“I’m thankful to the many environmental champions for their dedication to making Orange County a leader in environmental protection and sustainability,” stated Orange Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor Daisy Morales. “I look forward to working with the Pine Hills Community on environmental issues and community gardens.”
Supervisor Morales’ Past Annual Earth Day Forum and Awareness Tours
April 30, 2015: Apopka City Hall presentation and Agri-Starts nursery tour, Keynote Speaker USDA-NRCS District Conservationist
April 22, 2016: Orange County Extension Education Center in Orlando, Keynote Speaker USDA-NRCS State Conservationist
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