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ACTION ALERT! July 14 - Rally to stop the destruction of conservation land in St. Johns County!

ACTION ALERT! July 14 - Rally to stop the destruction of conservation land in St. Johns County!

Protect Julington-Durbin Creek Preserve!
FWF Praises Sam and Betty Shine

FWF Praises Sam and Betty Shine

In recognition of the extraordinary generosity of philanthropists Sam and Betty Shine, the Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) has expressed their deepest thanks. The Shines have recently donated a critical tract of land, over 6,000 acres in size, to the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge south of Tallahassee on the Gulf of Mexico. This is just the latest Florida conservation project that the Shines have aided in.
Introducing New Southwest Field Representative

Introducing New Southwest Field Representative

In May, Meredith Barnard joined the Florida Wildlife Federation as the new Southwest Florida Field Representative.
Update on Jim Stevenson one of our past FWF award winners

Update on Jim Stevenson one of our past FWF award winners

Update on Jim Stevenson one of our past FWF award winner
Make a Tax-Free Gift to FWF from Your IRA

Make a Tax-Free Gift to FWF from Your IRA

Last year Congress passed enduring legislation that extended the Charitable IRA Rollover incentive program for 2015 and future years.
Protecting Florida’s Natural Resources Forever Map

Protecting Florida’s Natural Resources Forever Map

The Protecting Florida’s Natural Resources Forever Map shows Florida’s Existing Conservation Lands (green) and those which can be acquired (i.e., Potential Conservation Lands in reddish)
Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) response to shark dragging incident

Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) response to shark dragging incident

The recent public video of individuals dragging a large shark from the back of a speeding boat, and other horrific videos depicting wildlife abuse, have rightly brought forth a tremendous outpouring of indignation.
New Book: Travels on a Green Highway: An Environmentalist’s Journey

New Book: Travels on a Green Highway: An Environmentalist’s Journey

New Book: Travels on a Green Highway: An Environmentalist’s Journey
Statement by FWF President Manley Fuller on today’s Constitutional Revision Commission committee vote on proposed Offshore Oil Drilling Ban amendment.

Statement by FWF President Manley Fuller on today’s Constitutional Revision Commission committee vote on proposed Offshore Oil Drilling Ban amendment.

To protect our coastal waters, we need a constitutional prohibition on oil and gas drilling and its associated industrial infrastructure. Remember that in 2009
FLORIDA WILDLIFE FEDERATION CALLS FOR LAND CONSERVATION SPENDING TO BE ADDED TO THE LEGISLATIVE SPECIAL SESSION

FLORIDA WILDLIFE FEDERATION CALLS FOR LAND CONSERVATION SPENDING TO BE ADDED TO THE LEGISLATIVE SPECIAL SESSION

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Wildlife Federation today called on Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran and Florida Senate President Joe Negron to carry out voters’ will by including a proposal for funding the state’s conservation land-buying program in a special session of the Legislature.