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Dear Florida: Growing Up Swampy

By Ken Mundy Lakeland, FL I am a native Floridian, as are my parents and my grandparents, and I grew up in a small town in central Florida. I was raised at a time when I could leave the house after school and not come home until dark. I was

Notes from the Field: Julington-Durbin Creek Preserve

While attending the Public Land Acquisition and Management conference in St. Augustine, I was lucky to join the group on a quick visit to Julington-Durbin Creek Preserve. Smack dab in between suburban townhomes and restaurant chains, this park is a hub for outdoor recreation, providing neighbors a natural escape from

Press Statement: FCV Applauds Legislature’s Latest Move to Fund Florida Forever

PRESS STATEMENT For Immediate Release: March 2, 2018 Contact: Aliki Moncrief, Executive Director, [email protected], 850-443-7609 or Jonathan Webber, Deputy Director, [email protected], 954-593-4449 Twitter: @fcvoters Florida Conservation Voters Applauds Legislature’s Latest Move to Fund Florida Forever Statement from Aliki Moncrief, Executive Director, Florida Conservation Voters Tallahassee, FL (March 2, 2018) –

A Step in the Right Direction for Florida Forever

I have some big news to report from the Capitol. Just moments ago, the Florida Senate passed Senator Rob Bradley’s (R-Fleming Island) good Florida Forever bill (SB 370). Bradley’s bill would replenish the Florida Forever Trust Fund with at least $100 million a year. This bill marks a significant step