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Audubon Celebrates M-CORES Task Force Recommendations to Protect Rural Florida and Taxpayers

Audubon Celebrates M-CORES Task Force Recommendations to Protect Rural Florida and Taxpayers

— “This is public process working as it should, with stakeholder involvement and evaluation of need and cost to taxpayers driving decisions,” said Julie Wraithmell, Executive Director of Audubon Florida. “Thank you to Charles, Paul, and all the other appointed task force members for their service in this work.”
Volunteers Needed for 27th Annual Fishing Line Cleanup

Volunteers Needed for 27th Annual Fishing Line Cleanup

— Abandoned and discarded fishing line ensnares local birds and other marine life.
Audubon Joins the East Central Florida Regional Resilience Collaborative

Audubon Joins the East Central Florida Regional Planning Council and Steering Committee

— Audubon Florida works with the council to combat climate change.
City of Marco Island Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact

City of Marco Island Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact

— Marco Island takes major stride forward in building coastal resilience.
Florida Cabinet Protects More Than 5,000 Acres

Florida Cabinet Protects More Than 5,000 Acres

— Conservation easements and fee title purchases were funded through the Florida Forever and Rural & Family Lands Protection Programs.
2019 Wading Bird Season Shows Some Success but also How Far We Have Still to Go

2019 Wading Bird Season Shows Some Success but also How Far We Have Still to Go

— It is no surprise that 2019's wading bird numbers declined from the previous year.
Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years

Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years

— The moratorium protects Florida's coastal ecosystems and economies.
A Shocking Owl Story

A Shocking Owl Story

— The Audubon Center for Birds of Prey rehabilitates an owl nearly struck by lightning.
Audubon Celebrates House Approval of the 2020 Water Resources Development Act

Audubon Celebrates House Approval of the 2020 Water Resources Development Act

— The bill removes roadblocks to initiate construction of the critical EAA Southern Storage Reservoir Project.
Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner

Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner

— Sirata staff have joined the Audubon coastal team to protect the St. Pete Beach colony.