OSPREY, FL (February 3, 2016) Join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 for two special showings of Moods of the Miakka, a 14-minute documentary showcasing the distinctive beauty and fragility of the iconic Myakka River. Each showing includes discussion with the award-winning filmmakers as they share their vision for creating a 1-hour documentary for PBS, to reach an even wider audience. The program times are 10:00am and 5:30pm at Conservation Foundation’s headquarters at Bay Preserve, 400 Palmetto Avenue in Osprey. Light refreshments provided. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Register online at www.conservationfoundation.com or call Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast at (941) 918-2100.
Moods of the Miakka debuted at the 2015 Sarasota Film Festival. Filmmakers Leslie M. Gaines and Jeff Palmer take wildlife cinematography to a new level as they reveal the splendor and natural magic of our region. Learn more at www.moodsofthemiakka.org.
Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast saves land, forever, preserving those special natural lands that make our region extraordinary. Working with landowners, businesses, and government, they protect the character and natural integrity of the bays, beaches, barrier islands and their watersheds on Florida’s Gulf Coast. A nationally accredited land trust, the Foundation purchases natural areas, holds land preservation agreements and educates for responsible land and water stewardship in Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee Counties. Learn more at www.conservationfoundation.com.