Expedition Seeks To Raise Waterway Awarenesss
Last updated 1/18/2021 at 3:09pm
Four friends are embarking on an ambitious expedition to paddle 340 miles from Fort Clinch State Park on the Atlantic Ocean, up the St. Mary’s River, through the incomparable Okefenokee Swamp and down the Suwannee River to the Gulf of Mexico.
The trip, which will last from Jan. 20 to Feb. 16, will not only set out to be fun, according to a press release, but will aim to raise awareness for “beautiful and threatened waterways.”
The team consists of Jayne Fought (owner of Island Ford Adventures), Clyde Carter (faculty emeritus, wilderness leadership and experiential education at Bre...