of the Island Parks
Center Photo - Tim
review the information below to learn about the different supporter
levels offered. You can then view and print the application (see below)
and mail it with your check to the Friends, Or submit
electronically via credit card (below).
you for your support!
Support Levels Chart
Thank you in advance for your generous support
– it means so much!
With your help we can expand our ability to
educate, entertain and
enlighten visitors in regards to preservation of these marvelous, rare
and delicate barrier islands for generations to come! - It's all about creating connections – to
nature, to our neighborhoods,
to our community.
Regards from the President
Friends of the Island Parks, Inc
Volunteer, and get involved!
and Caladesi Islands are rare, natural barrier islands that are
undeveloped. Visitors have the opportunity to enjoy a taste of
original coast, to see many types of wildlife that depend on these
and to learn about this environment that needs to be protected.
the ospreys that make the island their year long home to the loggerhead
turtles that lay eggs on the beaches, the egrets wading in the shore
and the manatees and dolphins that swim in the surrounding waters, we
all get to celebrate this natural environment.
a few years ago the concept of a nature center at Honeymoon Island
Park was just a dream. Now it is a reality, open all year to visitors
near and afar to help them discover this great natural resource with a
much wider audience.
ask you to continue this celebration with your support of "Island
This event draws Tampa Bay residents and visitors alike,
a fun filled learning experience for both children and adults. "Island
EarthDays" offers a wide variety of environmental exhibits, art
great food, kayak competitions, island eco tours, music and
"Island EarthDays" showcases the rich natural resources these
provide and show each of us how we can help preserve and enhance our