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Florida Health Dept. in Escambia County Offers Drive Thru Testing

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is resuming drive-thru specimen collection for COVID-19, in coordination with Statlab, offered to all persons with or without symptoms beginning today, Thursday, January 6, 2022.

What:              COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Schedule*

When:             Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. CT at 3330 West Park Place, Pensacola, FL (across the street from FDOH-Escambia Fairfield)

Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. CT at Marie K Young Wedgewood Community Center, 6405 Wagner Road, Pensacola, FL

Sunday from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CT at 3330 West Park Place, Pensacola, FL (across the street from FDOH-Escambia Fairfield)




Beach hike offers lessons in coastal ecology

Beach Ecology Walk, Saturday, February 12  at 9 a.m.

Registration required: Christian Wagley,, Healthy Gulf, 850-687-9968




Escambia County Relaunches COVID-19 Dashboard

Due to the rising number of COVID-19 hospitalizations in Escambia County hospitals, Escambia County has relaunched the COVID-19 dashboard




Take a Journey Along the Eco Trail, online

Santa Rosa Island Authority recently launched a new, content-rich website showcasing the many unique creatures and features of the barrier island. is an extension of the physical Pensacola Beach Footprints in The Sand Eco Trail, which consists of informative, educational signs posted across the island. An interactive map hosted on the website guides visitors along the trail which stretches from just outside the Gulf Islands National Seashore Fort Pickens gate to Park East - just before the Opal Beach area.



Featured Event

Pensacola Beach Weather Station at Jane Waters Little Free Library

Event date: 4/23/2021 8:00 AM - 4/23/2022 2:00 AM Export event


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