SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers announced today that they will hold their fifth-annual Panther Conservation Night on Tuesday, Nov. 19 when the Florida Panthers host the Philadelphia Flyers at 7 p.m. at BB&T Center.
"We take great pride in supporting our organization's namesake," said Sr. Director of Florida Panthers Foundation & Community Relations John Colombo. "We're proud to host the fifth annual Panther Conservation Night and to always find new ways to incorporate conservation & awareness in to what we do all year long."
Partner organizations will be in attendance on Nov. 19 to raise awareness for the cause, answer questions and provide ways that fans can support.
- FIU College of Arts, Sciences and Education
- Flamingo Gardens
- Florida Wildlife Federation
- Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
- Museum of Discovery and Science
- Palm Beach Zoo
- Zoo Miami
Fans who download the Ft. Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science Mobile Application will be able to take part in an augmented reality educational experience to learn about Florida panthers. Read more about this augmented reality experience and the museum's Panther Prowl Exhibit here.
A pillar of the Florida Panthers Foundation, panther conservation is a key focus for the organization. Last season, a new concourse wall mapping the habitat of the Florida panther and showcasing imagery from conservation photographer Carlton Ward was unveiled on the concourse for fans to enjoy and learn more about the path of the panther.
A portion of the proceeds of tickets purchased through this link will benefit panther conservation efforts through the Florida Panthers Foundation.
Flamingo Gardens will be the Community Champions grant recipient that night. The grant will go towards supporting their conservation work through their Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary and help to raise awareness on the Florida panther.
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