North Florida Land Trust has helped save thousands of acres of land from development in Putnam County

A conservation easement on Wetland Preserve has been purchased through funding from the Florida Forever program Jacksonville, Fla., Jan. 8, 2020– North Florida Land Trust has assisted in fulfilling the dream of landowners in Putnam County by facilitating the purchase of a conservation easement on Wetland Preserve with funds from the Florida Forever program. The… Read more »

North Florida Land Trust and Environmental Groups Urge Lawmakers to Fully Fund Florida Forever

NFLT, 1000 Friends of Florida and Matanzas Riverkeeper were joined by local government officials for the Florida Forever Days of Action event Jacksonville, Fla., Dec. 13, 2019 – North Florida Land Trust joined 1000 Friends of Florida, the Matanzas Riverkeeper and St. Augustine government officials to urge Florida’s legislature to fully fund the Florida Forever… Read more »

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 »