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FWF Forest Advocate to assist landowners with longleaf

FWF Forest Advocate to assist landowners with longleaf

Stan Rosenthal, FWF Forest Advocate, is available to assist landowners that want to plant/manage longleaf in the Panhandle! Contact Stan at stan@fwfonline.org.
Give, Shoot and Score for Charity!

Give, Shoot and Score for Charity!

The Florida Panthers and the Florida Wildlife Federation are teaming up for the game on March 23rd for an exclusive discount opportunity. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket sold goes back to the Florida Wildlife Federation and all tickets purchased using the discount include parking!
FLORIDA WILDLIFE FEDERATION GETS NEW PRESIDENT

FLORIDA WILDLIFE FEDERATION GETS NEW PRESIDENT

Preston Robertson will become the President and CEO of the Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) beginning February 2019 following Manley Fuller’s 32-year tenure. Robertson has been with FWF since 2005, working as the Vice-President for Conservation, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel.
FWF Challenges Water Management District Sugar Leases

FWF Challenges Water Management District Sugar Leases

Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) has challenged the recent controversial sugar leases approved by the South Florida Water Management District Board. The leases were approved by board members who have either resigned since the challenge was filed or asked to resign by Governor Ron DeSantis.
Manley Fuller Farewell

Manley Fuller Farewell

Thank you for all you have done and continue to do for conservation in Florida and for your loyal support of Florida Wildlife Federation. It has been an honor to serve you.
ACT NOW TO HELP SAVE THE FLORIDA PANTHER!

ACT NOW TO HELP SAVE THE FLORIDA PANTHER!

Please tell FWS "I strongly support landscape scale habitat conservation planning efforts to provide vital linkages through private lands to public conservation lands in the region." This will help save our panther for future generations.
Protecting the Florida Panther through Habitat Conservation Planning

Protecting the Florida Panther through Habitat Conservation Planning

The Florida panther, with its long-tailed and pale brown fur, is a symbol of wild Florida. This cat once roamed across the entire southeastern United States, but human population growth has, and continues to, destroy, degrade, and fragment their habitat. Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) estimates there may be as few as 120-230 adult panthers left in South Florida.
Florida Votes to Ban Off-Shore Oil Drilling

Florida Votes to Ban Off-Shore Oil Drilling

Florida voters today adopted an amendment to the state constitution that prohibits oil drilling in the state's territorial sea. As a result, drilling for oil or gas is now permanently prohibited within 10.5 miles of the Gulf Coast and 3.5 miles of the Atlantic Coast. The amendment was initially proposed by Florida Wildlife Federation as a voter initiative and then revised and presented to the Florida Constitutional Revision Commission.
VOTE YES ON AMENDMENT 9!

VOTE YES ON AMENDMENT 9!

Amendment 9 will help protect Florida’s beaches, our economy and our wildlife from oil spills by banning nearshore drilling.
Hunters and Anglers Keep Their Eyes on the Senate as Land and Water Conservation Fund Expire

Hunters and Anglers Keep Their Eyes on the Senate as Land and Water Conservation Fund Expire

371 Florida sportsmen and women delivered a letter to members of Florida’s congressional delegation today calling on them to support full-funding and reauthorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).