Black Dog Jewelry is pleased to announce that select items are now available at the Barrier Island Center, Mermaid's Purse, gift shop.
Profits from purchases go towards sea turtle education and conservation at the Barrier Island Center.
The Barrier Island Sanctuary Management and Education Center (Barrier Island Center) is an educational center is located in the heart of the Archie Carr Refuge, a major nesting site for sea turtles. Through a partnership with the Brevard County Environmentally Endangered Lands Program (EELS), the Sea Turtle Conservancy manages and conducts the educational programs offered at the Barrier Island Center.
The Barrier Island Center is a focal point for the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge and the associated barrier island by providing exhibit space, a presentation hall, a small research library and ongoing educational programs that promote stewardship of the area's fragile natural resources. The Barrier Island Center hosts visiting school groups from throughout Brevard County, as well as local residents and tourists. The facility, its gift shop and its exhibits are open to the public.
If you've never visited the Barrier Island Center I highly recommend it. Lots of educational displays and a touch tank!
Barrier Island Center
8385 S. Highway A1A
Melbourne Beach, FL
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