• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Getting Ready for 2016

The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. To us, it's not about cakes and candles — it's about being an organization ready to take on the challenges of our second century. Our blueprint to get there — A Call to Action — outlines the innovative work we want to accomplish. Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing locally and get involved!

 

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  • Norman Studios Reconnaissance Survey

    Norman Studios

    Norman Studios was a silent movie production house in Jacksonville, Florida during the 1920s specializing in "race films" as they were known at the time. The National Park Service study team conducted a preliminary analysis of Norman Studio's resources in 2010. Read more

  • Operational Leadership

    Safety Officer Jason King

    Ranger King trained approximately 100 employees from parks including Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve/ Fort Caroline National Memorial, Castillo de San Marcos / Fort Matanzas, Desoto National Memorial, Cumberland Island National Seashore, Fort Frederica, Fort Pulaski, as well as the SER Monitoring Network. Read more

  • Partnership with Fort Caroline Elementary School

    Mayor with Jr. Rangers

    Fort Caroline Memorial and Fort Caroline Elementary School team up to celebrate a milestone. Read more

  • Social Media Program

    Timucuan Facebook Page

    The Timucuan Preserve had over 23,000 virtual contacts this year. Read more

  • UNF Public Archaeology Program

    Archaeologists at work

    Through the UNF Continuing Education Program members of the public were invited to aid in the excavation of a Spanish mission site at the Cedar Point area of the Preserve. Read more

Did You Know?

Marsh at the Theodore Roosevelt Area

The Theodore Roosevelt Area, a unit of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve, contains nine distinct ecosystems; more than any other park in Jacksonville, Florida. More...