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January 2020

Interpretive walk field trip to visit the Centralia Lumber Mill ruins in the Chassahowitzka WMA

January 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, Jan. 16.  Join in an interpretive walk field trip to visit the Centralia Lumber Mill ruins in the Chassahowitzka WMA. We will also visit one of the largest remaining Cypress trees in the woods nearby. Meet at the new WMA parking area directly off US-19 in Hernando, just under 8 miles south of the…

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Chassahowitzka River paddle, Jan 17, Friday, 9 am

January 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

We will be paddling the beautiful Chassahowitzka River and some of its side creeks. We will get plenty of opportunities to learn about coastal springs, birds, and what makes the Nature Coast one of the most attractive parts of Florida. Canoe & kayak rentals are available. Leader Ben Berauer, 727-217-5971 or bfberauer@suncoastsierra.org

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Monthly Educational Meeting: Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 7:00 pm.

January 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Our meeting’s program will host Captain Jodi Spalding, founder of The Friends of the Chassahowitzka River. Capt. Jodi will be giving a presentation about the Chassahowitzka River, its history, springs hydrology, ecosystems, and native wildlife. The presentation will include observations, videos, and photos she has taken as a tour guide on the river. Capt. Jodi…

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February 2020

Friends BOD meeting

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

All current and new members invited! Join us for some food, drink, comradere! Come join the Board in our planning and get in on helping us in our work. We meet  6:30 pm on the first Wednesday of each month at Two Guys from Italy, 5792 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa Springs, FL 34446.  

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February Monthly Educational Meeting

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Our speaker will be Mary Opal who is the director at Nature World Wildlife Rescue. She has been doing wildlife rescues in the area for the last 18 years. She is also an avid kayaker on Chassahowitzka River! She will be sharing her ideas and observations on the Chaz as well as showing and telling…

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Chassahowitzka Community Catch Fishing Tournament

February 22 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Come out for a great day of fishing for a great community cause!! All proceeds will be going toward the First Baptist Church Community Playground Fund. The registration link will be available on the event Facebook site, can be mailed in, or can be done in person the night of the Captain's Meeting. Entry Fee…

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March 2020

Chassahowitzka River paddle

March 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

We will be paddling the beautiful Chassahowitzka River and some of its side creeks. We will get plenty of opportunities to learn about coastal springs, birds, and what makes the Nature Coast one of the most attractive parts of Florida. Canoe & kayak rentals are available. Leader Ben Berauer, 727-217-5971 or bfberauer@suncoastsierra.org.  Sponsored by the…

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Friends Monthly Educational Meeting

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

***Event cancelled due to COVID-19 precautions*** Join us for a presentation by Dr. Robert Bonde about one of our local wildlife favorites, the Manatee. Dr. Bonde has a Ph.D. in Veterinary Medical Sciences from University of Florida, and has dedicated over 40 years of his career to studying manatees worldwide, including in the United States,…

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Chassahowitzka River Cleanup canceled

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

***Event canceled due to COVID-19 precautions*** Sponsored by The Friends of Chassahowitzka River. Saturday, March, 28th, 2020 @9 am - 12 pm Where: Boat ramp, Chassahowitzka Campground, 8700 W Miss Maggie Drive (CR 480), Homosassa FL 34448 Our beautiful river is in desperate need of some TLC and a spring cleaning – and we need…

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September 2020

Chassahowitzka River Cleanup

September 19 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Chassahowitzka River Boat Ramp, 8689 W Miss Maggie Dr
Homosassa Springs, FL 34446 United States
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Volunteers Needed !!!
For Chassahowitzka Cleanup

Saturday morning, Sept 19th from 7:30 am to Noon
Chassahowitzka County Park public boat ramp

Volunteers must register (see below) by Thursday, Sept 3rd to receive a t-shirt and supplies.

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