Delaplane Preserve provides public access to a 51-acre nature preserve along the South Fork of the St. Lucie River. Amenities include a six car parking facility, picnic tables, quarter mile nature trail, fishing dock, and a canoe/kayak launch. Native plant communities and wetlands were restored. Access Delaplane Preserve from Gaines Avenue and Tanglewood Boulevard west of Stuart. This project was completed by the Martin County Engineering Department.