Celebrate the One-Year Anniversary of the launch of the Florida Gulf Coast Hope Spot! Let's dive in deep together and learn about local efforts and initiatives to protect our Hope Spot. Spend this week exploring the exceptional organizations that are working toward protecting your waters and learn about their recent breakthoughs. Then participate in one of our main events with Dr. Sylvia Earle and experts from these organizations. There's something for all ages! Immerse yourself this week in thought provoking activities and challenges! And set aside time to enjoy the Florida Gulf Coast Hope Spot and the natural beauty of our shorelines. Catch a sunset, dip your toes in the water and listen to the sound of the birds and waves. Observe your surroundings and appreciate your time in an area that many others only dream of visiting!