Blog Entries Tagged: Environment
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Friends of Jupiter Beach is a grassroots, volunteer-driven not-for-profit group dedicated to keeping a special section of Jupiter beach clean and dog-friendly in northern Palm Beach County.  Friends of Jupiter Beach has been around for nineteen years and is dedicated to keeping the mission alive!

You’re invited to join in any of the "cleanup" events scheduled for 2023!

Friends of Jupiter 2023 Beach Cleanup Schedule:

Ocean Cay Park beach cleanup between 8:00 am to 10:00 am

-        January 7th

-        February 4th

-        March 4th

-        April 15th (The Great American Cleanup)

-        May 20th FJB Food & Wine Festival (no cleanup)

-        June 3rd

-        July 8th 

-        August 5th

-        September…

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center located at 14200 U.S. Highway 1 in Juno Beach asks that residents think globally and act locally. Due to potential impacts of hurricane Ian on our area this week, Loggerhead Marinelife Center and the Juno Beach Pier will be CLOSED today (Wednesday, September 28th) and will remain closed until the storm passes and assessments are made.  Please stay off the beaches and remain cautious.

Marine debris is a global issue. It is not unique to one individual, one organization, or one country, but just like our ocean, it is something we all share as citizens of planet Earth. Human-made items that enter the marine environment travel. The ocean's currents act like conveyor belts, transporting debris from one beach to another…

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The Friends of Jupiter Beach's September beach cleanup is slated for this Saturday, September 17, 2022, from 8:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. at Ocean Cay Park in Jupiter. It happens to fall on International Coastal Cleanup Day. All volunteers will receive a FREE International Beach Cleanup Day t-shirt!  The first 100 volunteers to sign in will receive a $5 gift card to Surf Taco! The beach cleanup helps to keep trash away from the local wildlife while also helping to maintain the beaches for generations to come. For more information on the Friends of Jupiter Beach clean-up efforts please visit their website.

The cleanup will encompass a 2 ½ mile stretch from the Juno Beach Pier and continue to the southern edge of Carlin Park in Jupiter. Please use beach…

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The Friends of Jupiter Beach's August beach cleanup is slated for this Saturday, August 6th, 2022, from 8:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. at Ocean Cay Park in Jupiter. The beach cleanup helps to keep trash away from the local wildlife while also helping to maintain the beaches for generations to come. For more information on the Friends of Jupiter Beach clean-up efforts please visit the FJB Facebook page. 

The cleanup will be at a 2 ½ mile stretch from the Juno Beach Pier and continue to the southern edge of Carlin Park. Please use beach crossovers 22-59 and enjoy a variety of breakfast foods, drinks, old and new friends, and an opportunity to win a FREE PRIZE!

When you arrive at Ocean Cay Park:

-        Sign in and get a lottery ticket for a chance to…

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One of the most desirable towns in the United States is the Town of Jupiter!  Jupiter is the northernmost town in Palm Beach County. Just a short ride from the elite island of Palm Beach to the South and Jupiter Island to the North. Jupiter was named the 9th Best Southern Beach Town to live in by Stacker Newsletter for 2022, was rated as the 12th Best Beach Town in the United States by WalletHub in 2018, and the 9th Happiest Seaside Town in the United States by Coastal Living in 2012. Additionally, it is only 80 miles from the hot spot of Miami!

Much of the year is warm to very warm in Jupiter, and frost is extremely rare. Jupiter is also known for humid summers. Jupiter has the benefit of a trade wind. In South Florida, there are two basic seasons…

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The Delray Beach Climate and Art 2022 annual event starts its “Call to Artists” the deadline to submit is July 5, 2022. Submit your art to be featured in our upcoming exhibit! The call to artists starts Sunday, June 26, 2022, at 4:00 pm. The exhibition will take place at Arts Garage, 94 NE 2nd Avenue, Delray Beach in August. The Climate and Art 2022: The Waves We Ride is in alliance with the City of Delray Beach.  The Marshall Family Foundation Gallery at Arts Garage in Delray Beach, Florida is leading the way in cultivating emerging local artists by offering them display space and promoting their artwork to the public and the art community.

Delray Beach Climate and Art annual event, this exhibition will focus on sharing art that is directly…

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Palm Beach County reefs are part of the largest coral reef ecosystem in the continental United States! Just beyond South Florida’s white-sand beaches, are natural and artificial reefs that provide a multitude of diving, snorkeling, boating, and fishing opportunities for residents and visitors alike.

Running parallel to Palm Beach County’s coast lies forty-seven miles of natural coral reef formations. These formations were created thousands of years ago and are part of Florida’s Coral Reef that stretches 360 miles from the St. Lucie Inlet to the Dry Tortugas. For the past 40 years, Palm Beach County has created reef areas using various materials to give people additional areas for fishing, diving, and snorkeling and to protect natural reefs from…

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Celebrate Earth Day, April 23, 2022, with the Friends of Jupiter Beach. Between 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. join others in the environmentally aware community. Donate your time to Mother Nature by joining Friends of Jupiter Beach and Stormhouse Brewing Saturday, April 23, 2022. Participate in the Great American Cleanup to help keep America and our Jupiter beaches beautiful!

The Great American Cleanup is the nation’s largest grassroots community improvement program. It takes place annually in an estimated 15,000 community events from coast to coast. In celebration of Earth Day month, local activities of the Great American Cleanup include a massive removal of litter and illegal dumping from our public spaces – neighborhoods, roadways, waterways, parks,…

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The Loxahatchee River District in Jupiter has been named “Best in Nation” by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.  The Loxahatchee River District has been esteemed for its excellence in wastewater recycling by the Florida Water Environment Association. The organization operates an award-winning facility that collects wastewater from the community and recycles it for irrigation needs, preserving freshwater supplies for the environment. In addition to serving the community, they strive to maintain pristine habitats with water recycling efforts. Preservation of the "Wild and Scenic Loxahatchee River" is the highest priority for the organization. 

Educating the public is one facet in which the Loxahatchee River District reaches out to the…

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Enjoy an eco-tour through the mangroves within the Intracoastal Waterway at the Lake Worth Lagoon. You will be able to catch a glimpse of the magnificent mansions of Palm Beach! The immensely popular Mangroves and Mansions 2-Hour Kayak Tour is a memorable way to spend the afternoon. The exploration begins on the Downtown West Palm Beach waterfront where a guide will set each guest up with gear. A brief “paddling 101” lesson will precede the journey.

They launch and paddle their way through the South Cove Natural Area, which has man-made, mangrove islands. Along with the guided tour, marine life and wildlife can be spotted along the way including Blue Heron, American Egret, osprey, crab, snook, manatees, and others. Continuing past the Society of…

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