Monday, July 18, 2016

Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve Releases New Documentary

~Short film portrays the importance this productive estuary~

Apalachicola, FL - Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve (ANERR) has released a new film entitled “Apalachicola River & Bay: A Connected Ecosystem,” view-able online and at its Nature Center. This 12-minute documentary portrays the river-to-bay-to-gulf watershed of the Apalachicola estuary, one of the most productive estuaries in the United States. The film depicts a 542-mile journey down the watershed from the Georgia headwaters of the Chattahoochee River to Florida’s Apalachicola Bay. Produced by award-winning videographer Elam Stoltzfus and Nic Stoltzfus of Live Oak Production Group, the film raises awareness about the inter-connectivity of the Apalachicola River system.

“Apalachicola River & Bay: A Connected Ecosystem” can be viewed below or on Apalachicola NERR’s Facebook page or on its YouTube channel.

The Apalachicola NERR Nature Center is located at 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, Florida 32328. For more information, contact the Apalachicola NERR at 850-670-7700.