Training Partners - Central Region

Please contact your local Lead FMNP Instructors listed below for more information on their future class plans or to inquire about waiting lists. To email, just click on Instructor's name.

Highlands

FAU's Center for Environmental Studies
100 Riverwoods Circle
Lorida, FL 33857
Instructor(s):
Lead - Loisa Kerwin; 863-462-0025
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Lake

Trout Lake Nature Center
520 E. County Rd. 44
Eustis, FL 32736
Instructor(s):
Lead - Patricia Larson; (352)685-0727
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

UF/IFAS Extension Lake County
1951 Woodlea Road
Taveres, FL 32778
Instructor(s):
Brooke Moffis; (352) 343-4101
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems

Marion

Marion County Parks and Recreation
111 SE 25th Ave.
Ocala, FL 34471
Instructor(s):
Lead - James V. Buckner; (352)624-3844
Lead - Karen Puracan; (352)401-3900
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Orange

Oakland Nature Preserve
747 Machete Trail
Oakland, FL 34787
Instructor(s):
Associate - Taylor Clark; (407)267-4609
Assistant - Joseph Dunn, Jr.; (407)614-2265
Lead - Jacqueline Rolly; 407-620-6963
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Sustainable Horticulture
PO Box 547623
Orlando, FL 32804
Instructor(s):
Lead - Teresa Watkins; (407)760-3966
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Osceola

Swamp Girl Adventures
P.O. Box 840
Intercession City, FL 33848
Instructor(s):
Lead - Kimberly Titterington; (321)624-2502
Course(s) Offered:
Coastal Systems, Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems, Conservation Science, Environmental Interpretation, Habitat Evaluation, Wildlife Monitoring

UF/IFAS Extension Osceola County
1921 Kissimmee Valley Lane
Kissimmee, FL 34744
Instructor(s):
Lead - Eleanor C. Foerste; 321-697-3000
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Polk

Circle B Bar Reserve
4399 Winter Lake Rd.
Lakeland, FL 33803
Instructor(s):
Lead - Tabitha Biehl; (863)668-4673 x201
Assistant - Pam McDonald; (813)951-2622
Assistant - Debra Porter
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems, Conservation Science, Environmental Interpretation, Habitat Evaluation, Wildlife Monitoring

Seminole

Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens
3755 NW Hwy.17-92
Sanford, FL 32747
Instructor(s):
Lead - Jennifer Hunt; (407)323-4450 x120
Course(s) Offered:
Conservation Science, Environmental Interpretation, Habitat Evaluation, Wildlife Monitoring

Wekiva Wilderness Trust
Instructor(s):
Lead - Don Philpott; 321-277-8442
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Sumter

UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
7620 SR 471
Ste 2
Bushnell, FL 33513
Instructor(s):
Lead - Jim Davis; 352-689-4670
Assistant - Nancy Kolkebeck; (267)205-5762
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems