This opportunity is curated through the UF TESI Environmental Leaders Network. Opportunities posted through the Network may not be affiliated with the Florida Museum or TESI, but are shared with UF undergraduate students who want to learn more about environmental research, education and outreach, and civic engagement. 

Opportunity Provider

City of Gainesville


Take the challenge to protect Gainesville’s natural areas! The Gainesville Greenway Challenge (GGC) is a year-round effort to restore the natural habitat in Gainesville by removing invasive plant species that threaten ecosystem health. Join the challenge and help us eradicate the region’s most aggressive invasive plants in Gainesville’s nature parks.

The Alfred A. Ring Park clean-up will occur @9AM on Thursday, Friday 15, 2024. Please meet in the parking lot at 9 am and bring the following:

  • Long pants
  • Close toed shoes
  • Water
  • Bug spray
  • Sunscreen
  • Gloves

Date & time

Thursday, February 15, 2024 @9AM


1801 NW 23rd Blvd., Gainesville, FL, 32605


Give Back Thursday – Alfred A. Ring Park


Ranger Peyton, 352-231-2573
Ranger James, 352-318-0049