At the end of the 2019 Legislative Session, legislators passed a law that will create three new massive toll roads in what remains of rural parts of the Florida peninsula.
The 2020 Legislative Session is in progress. Now is the time to get involved
Gulf of Mexico Deep-Sea Corals Need Treats Not Tricks This Halloween
Seagrass supports ocean life, protects coasts, boosts economy and faces threats
The Legislature appealed the trial court order, and the appellate court, following oral argument, released its order on September 9
The Florida Wildlife Federation is proud to offer prints of this imaginative new
painting from Wildlife Artist Peter R. Gerbert. "Firefly Skies" is now available
as a signed and numbered canvas print, limited to 200. Image size 12 by 18
inches, UV coated, framed (ready to hang) and unframed.
One-third of all U.S. wildlife species are already imperiled or are vulnerable-and nearly one million species worldwide are at risk of extinction.
On July 16, 2019, Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) attorneys defended the will of the people at the appellate court in Tallahassee. This case stems from the overwhelming support of voters in 2014 in approving Amendment 1, the Water and Land Legacy Constitutional Amendment, that was to provide adequate funding for land conservation and thereby water protection in our state in the face of growth.
In November 2014, Floridians voted overwhelmingly in support of Amendment 1, the Water and Land Legacy Amendment, the purpose of which was to fund Florida Forever and other land and water conservation programs.
At the Florida Wildlife Federation’s Annual Conservation Awards Banquet held June 22, 2019, at the Mission Inn Resort and Spa, seven outstanding Florida conservationists were recognized for their conservation achievements.