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North Florida Land Trust is closer to preserving 541 acres within the O2O Wildlife Corridor

April 13, 2021 - The land was approved for the 2022 Florida Forever project list North Florida Land Trust (NFLT) is one step closer to preserving 541 acres in Marion County known as Big Pine Preserve. The nonprofit land conservation organization proposed the property … Continued

North Florida Land Trust President Appointed to Florida’s Environmental Regulatory Commission

March 17, 2021 - Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Jim McCarthy to serve a second term Jacksonville, Fla., March 17, 2021 – Jim McCarthy, president of North Florida Land Trust (NFLT), has been appointed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to serve on the state’s Environmental … Continued

North Florida Land Trust Hosts Spring Scavenger Hunt at Bogey Creek Preserve

March 15, 2021 - The hunt will begin on March 20 and will run through April 10 North Florida Land Trust is inviting everyone to join in on the Spring Scavenger Hunt at Bogey Creek Preserve. Starting on March 20, the first day of … Continued

North Florida Land Trust Adds New Members to its Development, Operations and Stewardship Departments

February 19, 2021 - North Florida Land Trust is adding to its team with the addition of four new hires in three departments. The stewardship department added Rianna Elliott as a land management specialist and Noah Koflowitch as a stewardship intern. Brenna Blake has … Continued

North Florida Land Trust expands Bogey Creek Preserve

January 29, 2021 - The nonprofit has added 12 acres to its public park North Florida Land Trust has expanded Bogey Creek Preserve with the addition of 12 acres of land. NFLT closed on the property today which they purchased from the McGehee family … Continued

North Florida Land Trust has assisted the City of Fernandina Beach in purchasing land for conservation

January 15, 2021 - The nonprofit served as the facilitator for the acquisition of 5.25 acres near Egans Creek Greenway North Florida Land Trust has facilitated the purchase of preservation land near Egans Creek Greenway for the City of Fernandina Beach. NFLT negotiated the … Continued

North Florida Land Trust honors “The Beach Lady” by acquiring a portion of Little NaNa Dune on her Birthday

January 13, 2021 - The nonprofit is asking donors to help pay back a loan acquired to purchase the properties North Florida Land Trust is now the owner of three parcels of land in historic American Beach that make up a portion of the … Continued

Florida’s First Conservation Easement Protecting Grassland of Special Environmental Significance Recorded in Columbia County

January 11, 2021 - With funding support from the Natural Resources Conservation Service, and local and state partners, a 518-acre sandhill grassland ecosystem with over 243 native plant species has been permanently protected by North Florida Land Trust and Alachua Conservation Trust. Lake City, … Continued

North Florida Land Trust Reaches Agreement to Save the Small Islands

December 22, 2020 - The nonprofit must now raise $350,000 to complete the purchase North Florida Land Trust has reached an agreement to purchase 245 acres located in the Intracoastal Waterway at J. Turner Butler Blvd in Jacksonville Beach, known widely as the Small … Continued

North Florida Land Trust has received its largest conservation easement donation in the O2O Corridor

December 10, 2020 - The 716 acres of land is in Putnam County in the critical wildlife corridor North Florida Land Trust has received a donation of a 716-acre conservation easement in Putnam County. The property, known as Welaka Woods, is located between Welaka … Continued

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