NAPLES, Fla. (March 31, 2020) – The Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s Nature Center remains closed to the public until further notice based on recent guidance from government and health officials to help prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
As previously announced, all public events scheduled at the Conservancy through April 30, including the Earth Day celebration on April 18, have been canceled or postponed.
The Conservancy’s Nature Center includes the Dalton Discovery Center, an interactive learning center that features live animals and exhibits, as well as the von Arx Wildlife Viewing Pavilion. Staff will continue to treat injured, sick and orphaned animals at the von Arx Wildlife Hospital, as well as conduct field research and advocate for environmental causes.
About the Conservancy of Southwest Florida:
The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is a not-for-profit environmental protection organization with a 56-year history focused on the issues impacting the water, land, wildlife and future of Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. The Conservancy accomplishes this mission through the combined efforts of its experts in the areas of environmental science, policy, education and wildlife rehabilitation. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida, world-class Nature Center and von Arx Wildlife Hospital are headquartered in Naples, Florida, 1495 Smith Preserve Way, south of the Naples Zoo off Goodlette-Frank Road. Learn more about the Conservancy’s work and how to support the quality of life in Southwest Florida www.conservancy.org.