CHNEP commissioned The Balmoral Group to conduct an economic valuation and fiscal impact analysis to demonstrate the tangible economic activity arising from its project plan. The results of this study provide a better understanding of the economic activity tied to restoration, conservation and management activities.
In honor of Earth Day, CHNEP hosted a trash cleanup this past weekend. Participants joined us for a socially distanced cleanup at Ponce de Leon Park in Punta Gorda, and even though the wind was blowing, we had over 35 kayakers, walkers, and even a boat cover the area! With the help of Keep Charlotte Beautiful, we provide our volunteers with metal water bottles, t-shirts, biodegradable cleanup supplies, and reusable grab sticks! These allowed people to reach items that were en