Our mission is to inspire the exploration and preservation of our natural and historic treasures
Barrier Island Parks Society, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit Citizen Support Organization, CSO.
PORT BOCA GRANDE LIGHTHOUSE & MUSEUM, GASPARILLA ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE & AMORY MEMORIAL CHAPEL ARE CLOSED FOR REPAIRS DUE TO HURRICANE IAN. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES.
RSVP HERE for BIPS' 2023 Marine Pollution Forum!
Join us Thursday, March 23rd at 4pm at the Boca Grande Community Center Auditorium for the our annual Marine Pollution Forum! This year's forum is co-hosted by Barrier Island Parks Society, BIPS and Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Partnership, CHNEP. Together, we'll explore some of the local impacts of Marine Pollution resulting from Hurricane Ian, presented by leading research experts representing CHNEP, Ocean Circulation Lab, College of Marine Science, USF, and UF/IFAS Extension Charlotte County, Florida Sea Grant. This program will also air live at: Island TV for Boca Grande
Come explore with us!