Jared Franklin

Jared Franklin

Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
Environmental Specialist

Jared Franklin is an Environmental Specialist at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, and is responsible for invasive species control, listed species management, and prescribed fire. Prior to joining the Stewardship Department at Rookery Bay, Jared worked for the Florida Panther and Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuges, the University of North Carolina, and the Cape Leopard Trust in South Africa.

Jared earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science from Messiah College in Grantham, Pennsylvania.

After Hurricane Ian: Native Plant Performance


CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS (CEUs) Florida DBPR Board of Landscape Architecture pending ISA Certified Arborist pending FNGLA Certified Professional pending TOPICS COVERED Industry panel discussion of native plant performance after Hurricane Ian. The panel includes local experts who have had the opportunity to observe directly how native and other plants fared in landscaped and natural settings […]

FNGLA certified professional ISA Cert Arborist LA CE credits Landscaping Plants