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Conservation Trust for Florida

Overview

Our Mission

The mission of the Conservation Trust for Florida is to protect the rural landscapes of Florida. We focus on farms, ranches, working forests, and natural areas that provide landscape connections.

Our Focus

Important natural area or wildlife habitat; Working farms or ranchlands;

Our Staff

Full-Time Staff: 1

Featured Projects

  • Alachua County's Emerald Necklace

    by Conservation Trust for Florida
    Alachua County's "Emerald Necklace" initiative intends to create a protected network of trails, greenways and open spaces connected through several individual and adjacent projects.

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  • Wood Family Farm

    by Conservation Trust for Florida
    The Wood family recently finalized their dream of protecting their 172-acre farm in Evinston with a conservation easement that allows them to continue farming while also protecting a magnificent view and the shoreline along Orange Lake.

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Operational Area and Acreage

Counties of Operation

FloridaAlachua, Baker, Bay, Columbia, Flagler, Gilchrist, Levy, Marion, Osceola, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Walton

Acres Conserved

StateFlorida
Total2,725
Owned    -
Under Easement225
Other*2,500

*This figure includes land that has been acquired by land trusts -- whether through purchase, donation or by another means — and subsequently has been transferred to a public agency. It also includes land protected through other methods such as negotiating and preparing for acquisition by other organizations or agencies.

Quick Facts

Conservation Trust for Florida, Inc.
PO Box 134
Micanopy, FL 32667-0134

Contact Information

Phone: (352) 466-1178
Fax: (352) 466-1178
Email: info@conserveflorida.org
Website

History

Founded in: 1999

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