North Florida Land Trust and the City of Fernandina Beach have Acquired Land to Create Public Parks

Partnership funds and facilitates the purchase of three properties Jacksonville, Fla., Nov. 19, 2019 – North Florida Land Trust and the City of Fernandina Beach have closed on deals to acquire three properties that will be used as parkland and natural open space within the city limits. The nonprofit land conservation organization served as the facilitator… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust has received the Joe Hixon Champion of Conservation Award

The award was presented by the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Jacksonville, Fla., Nov. 18, 2019 – North Florida Land Trust has been awarded the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens’ Joe Hixon Champion of Conservation Award. The award was presented to NFLT President Jim McCarthy at the annual Toast to Conservation event at the Zoo on Saturday, Nov.… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust has helped facilitate funding for a conservation easement on Wetland Preserve

The Florida Cabinet approved the purchase of the Putnam County conservation easement through the Florida Forever program Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 24, 2019– North Florida Land Trust is pleased to announce the Florida Cabinet voted today to approve the purchase of a conservation easement on Wetland Preserve in Putnam County with funding from the Florida Forever… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust’s partner, SWIG, will lead the Doctors Lake Phosphorus Removal Pilot Project

The groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Sept. 24 in Fleming Island Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 23, 2019– North Florida Land Trust and its partner, Sustainable Water Investment Group or SWIG, will join the St. Johns River Water Management District and the Clay County Utility Authority on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 9:30 a.m. for the groundbreaking… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust Adds Operations Manager to its Staff

Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 22, 2019 – North Florida Land Trust is pleased to announce that Genevieve Day has joined the organization as operations manager. This is a new position at the not-for-profit who added Day to the team to assist both the operations and development teams. Day will be responsible for a number of duties… Read more »

Groundwork Jacksonville and North Florida Land Trust Enter into Agreement to Conserve Urban Land

Jacksonville, Fla., July 16, 2019 – Two well-respected environmental conservation organizations have teamed up to protect and preserve land in downtown Jacksonville. Groundwork Jacksonville (GWJax) and North Florida Land Trust (NFLT) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding in which NFLT will assist GWJax in identifying, acquiring and rehabilitating parcels of land for conservation within… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust Says Little Bird Has Given Hope for a Big Vision in O2O Corridor

Red-cockaded woodpecker’s migration shows conservation project is reaching its goals to protect endangered species Jacksonville, Fla., July 8, 2019 – A red-cockaded woodpecker (RCW) captured at Camp Blanding in Clay County is evidence that a project led by North Florida Land Trust to preserve land within the Ocala to Osceola (O2O) wildlife corridor is working.… Read more »