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Selling Land to Buy Land

Original post date: January 22, 2014
Article by: Anonymous

Florida has more than 3 million acres of state lands protected from development by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). 619 more words

Florida

Clean water, stopping All Aboard top Martin residents' legislative wish list

Martin County residents had two messages for their legislative delegation last week: (1) protect Martin’s rivers and waterways; and (2) stop All Aboard Florida from wrecking coastal communities. 574 more words

Politics

Winter reading: A Sand County Almanac

While going through boxes in the basement in search of Christmas decorations, I came upon a box of books that I’d not seen in a while. 595 more words

Ecology

Can Florida lawmakers resist using some of the Amendment 1 money for non-conservation projects?

Florida voters made history Nov. 4 when an overwhelming 75 percent approved the water and land conservation ballot initiative — the most support ever for a conservation-related constitutional amendment. 487 more words

Florida

Weekly Photo Challenge~Achievement in Conservation

The crowded corridor of the San Francisco East Bay Area, leading through sprawling suburban cities into California’s Central Valley, becomes more and more crowded as developers take over lands that were once ranchlands  and open spaces. 103 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge