• The Battle Scarred Walls of Fort Pulaski

    Fort Pulaski

    National Monument Georgia

2013 Exotic Plant BioBlitz

Japanese Honeysuckle
Japanese Honeysuckle: One of 80 exotic species of plants at Fort Pulaski.
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News Release Date: August 20, 2013
Contact: Laura Rich-Acosta, (912) 786-5787 ext. 105

Saturday, September 14th, 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM

BioBlitz Flyer

Did you know that there are over 80 exotic species of plants here at Fort Pulaski? We are hosting an exotic plant BioBlitz and we need your help. We are looking for volunteers to spend part of or the whole time assisting with the event.

Come join park staff , experts, and volunteers inventory every section of the park. No experience required. The best part is that it FREE and food will be provided, but you must RSVP to participate. So come on down to Fort Pulaski and see the park like you've never seen it before and Experience Your America™.

Some of the things you'll need:

  • Water
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug Spray
  • Snacks
  • Long Pants
  • Closed-toe Shoes (preferably boots)
  • A Desire to Learn

For more information and to reserve your spot in the BioBlitz please contact:

Laura Rich-Acosta
Phone: (912) 786-5787 ext. 105
Email: e-mail us

Fort Pulaski National Monument is located on U.S. Highway 80, 15 miles east of Savannah. Learn more at www.nps.gov/fopu and visit us on Facebook www.facebook.com/FortPulaskiNPS and Twitter www.twitter.com/FortPulaskiNPS.

Did You Know?

Savannah Gray bricks

An estimated 25 million bricks were used to construct Fort Pulaski. Many of the bricks, known as Savannah Gray, were handmade at the Hermitage Plantation on the Savannah River. Other bricks arrived from Virginia and Maryland. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia