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Capitol Watch 2018 - FINAL

Capitol Watch 2018 - FINAL

It’s over. The Florida Legislature ended a few days late this year, but we now know what was passed and will go into law barring a veto by the Governor.
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.
PROTECT THE PANTHER!

PROTECT THE PANTHER!

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is presently reviewing the status of our iconic Florida Panther.
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
ACTION ALERT! Florida Forever funding

ACTION ALERT! Florida Forever funding

ACTION ALERT! Florida Forever funding
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
SUPPORT MARINE FISHERIES! SUPPORT OUR MENHADEN!

SUPPORT MARINE FISHERIES! SUPPORT OUR MENHADEN!

The future of menhaden, a critical forage fish species, is being decided soon. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) has released menhaden draft Amendment 3 for public comment.
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.