I, Participant, certify that I am over the age of 18 and that, in consideration of being afforded the opportunity to participate in the below referenced Event, do knowingly, freely, and voluntarily hereby release and forever remise, release, acquit, discharge and forever hold harmless the DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (“DEPARTMENT”), the BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT TRUST FUND (“BOARD OF TRUSTEES”) and the STATE OF FLORIDA, and their employees, agents, and contractors, from all manner of actions, causes of action, suits, debts, dues, sums of money, covenants, contracts, liability, judgments, executions, claims, costs, attorney’s fees, demands, damages, and liabilities, whatsoever, in law, equity, or otherwise, that Participant or Participant’s heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, agents, successors or assigns have or may have against the DEPARTMENT, the BOARD OF TRUSTEES or the STATE OF FLORIDA and their employees, agents and contractors, arising out of, ensuing from or relating to any injury, death or damage to person or property resulting from or caused by participation in the below described event. Participant assumes all risk of injuries, including death, and loss or damage to Participant’s property, whether such risks are inherent to the activity or not. Nothing contained herein shall be construed or interpreted as a waiver of sovereign immunity of the State of Florida. I understand that volunteers/interns on duty for the Department may be photographed or videoed and the materials may be used to promote the Department. No further releases are required.