Virtual Field Trips

Come see what's new at Manatee Lagoon - An FPL Eco-Discovery Center! Our enhanced center has fully reopened, and you're invited to come enjoy the new offerings every day through manatee season from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Explore all that Manatee Lagoon has to offer with your group virtually! From our 10-lesson Marine Science Series for 5th graders in a live or recorded format, to our All About Manatees presentations, plus several other offerings, Manatee Lagoon can bring the world of manatees and marine science to you and your students.

Virtual Field Trip – Schools – Stay tuned for future details
Virtual Field Trip – Camps

Sign your camp group up for a live 30-minute virtual field trip to Manatee Lagoon. Details and availability can be found here.

View past virtual events below.

Industry Nurturing Nature: The Bond Between Manatees and Power Plants
Recorded: Feb. 14, 2020 (Duration: 44 minutes)

Explore the fascinating connection between Florida manatees and power plants. Take a deep dive into the history of Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center®, an educational attraction located in Riviera Beach, Fla., and the adjacent Florida Power & Light Company Riviera Beach Next Generation Clean Energy Center. Learn about the role power plants play in this threatened species’ migratory habits and survival. To view the recording of this virtual event, which was a collaboration between EarthEcho International, Manatee Lagoon and Thompson Earth Systems Institute’s Scientist in Every Florida School program, click here