Felburn Wildlife Care Center
--This photo was taken at the recent grand opening and ribbon cutting for the Felburn Wildlife Care Center--
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park recently held a grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new Felburn Wildlife Care Center. This state-of-the-art wildlife care center was funded as a Partnership in Parks project with a donation to the Friends of Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park from the Felburn Foundation which was then matched with State funds. (Pictured from left to right group holding scissors in center) Ellie Schiller, Director of Felburn Foundation; Art Yerian, Park Manager (in black shirt behind Ellie Schiller); Doug Shaffer, President of the Friends; Donald Forgione, District 2 Bureau Chief, Florida Park Service; Chuck Morgan, Director with the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce; Renee Melchionne, Office Assistant, Citrus County Chamber of Commerce. Also included in the photo are Susan Lowe, Wildlife Care Supervisor, second from right in first row and members of the Friendsí Board and park volunteers.
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