Eco-Education Programs

Florida Onsite Programs & Field Trip Details:

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Exciting field trip program which combines up-close, hands-on animal experiences with fun & factual conservation information.

  • Exciting & educational for any and all age groups.

  • Your adventure takes place at one of Central Florida's first animal & nature parks... Literally surrounded by alligators, day or night!

  • The animal presentation portion of your field trip is structured to allow true hands-on experiences with fossils, biofacts, & at least 8 different species of wildlife. Focusing on the most endangered Florida panther!

  • Lecturer offers 10 years handling, educating, and entertaining experience.

  • The time allotted for your field trip can range from 3 to 5 hours depending on your group size & program selected.

  • Catered lunches & bring your own picnics are available with indoor & outdoor seating.

  • Souvenir photographs & animal related merchandise are offered at the end of each program for donation. Hands On Wildlife Safari is a not-for-profit 501-(c)-(3) organization, donations go to the care & feeding of our animals and our quest to promote Florida animal & habitat conservation through education.

Onsite & Field Trip Programs:

Florida Outbound Programs

Entertain your guests with an exciting program which combines up close, hands-on animal experiences with factual and fun conservation information

  • We come to you...exciting for any and all ages

  • Educators offer 10 years handling and entertaining experience

  • Professional flyers are presented to your group for distribution to announce your special day.

  • Choose from a structured program (1-2hrs), a specific animal promotion, or an informal animal meet-&-greet.

  • Typical program offers Florida habitat conservation information, Florida native & invasive animal information, fossils & biofacts, and experiences with at least 8 different animals per presentation (this can include large pythons, native Florida snakes & small mammals, arachnids & large insects, alligators, & the endangered Florida panther).

  • Souvenir photographs & animal related merchandise are offered at the end of each program for donation. Hands On Wildlife Safari is a not-for-profit 501-(c)-(3) organization, donations go to the care & feeding of our animals and our quest to promote Florida animal & habitat conservation through education.

Pricing dependent on location & program chosen. Please contact us for pricing details.

National Programs

Our programs and travel are funded soley by grants, sponsorships and public donations...and the cost to transport animals and educators is high.

We now travel 2-5 times a year (Spring and Fall) to various states in the US and would gladly set up a program with your school or event if it is along the way.

Please contact us for further calendar details and donation information if you are interested.

Other Wildlife & Eco-Education Programs

We are avaliable for:

Special Events
Wildlife photography sessions
Special promotions
Resort entertainment
Commercial & movie production
Safari parties & panther parties
Wildlife safety programs
Class II and III handling hours
Convention entertainment
Fossil programs
Lock- in entertainment

Our animals & educators have appeared:

On national television specifically on Animal Planet, Discovery network, and Fox News New York with Mike and Julia in the morning. The National Science Teacher Conventions in Atlanta, St. Louis and Dallas, Texas. Jungle Adventures & Ace of Hearts Ranch, The Clearwater Marine Aquarium, & annually at Aquamania in Kissimmee & the Indian River Festival in Brevard County

Educational opportunities:

We specialize in up close, hands-on wildlife programs to promote conservation & eco-education.

Current clients include:

  • Worldstrides National Student Tours
  • Brevard County and Orange County Sheriff's Youth Programs¬† ¬†
  • Girl Scouts & Boy Scouts of America
  • Central Florida schools
  • Brevard County & Osceola County Parks & Recreation
  • Lakeland Lakes & Education Committee
  • Tampa Museum of Science & Industry

Please contact us for specific program information.