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Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years
Coastal Conservation

Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years

The moratorium protects Florida's coastal ecosystems and economies.

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Looking Back on the 2020 Rooftop Nesting Season and Looking Forward to Winter Volunteer Opportunities
Coastal Conservation

Looking Back on the 2020 Rooftop Nesting Season and Looking Forward to Winter Volunteer Opportunities

The Panhandle had a busy summer nesting season, but we need your help this winter.

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City of Sanibel Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact
Climate

City of Sanibel Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact

Sanibel takes major stride forward in building coastal resilience.

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News & Updates

Naples and Estero Join the Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact
Climate

Naples and Estero Join the Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact

Climate change knows no boundaries; when it comes to resilience, we know that we are stronger when we work together.

Florida State Parks Staff Recognized at Audubon Florida Virtual Assembly
Audubon Assembly

Florida State Parks Staff Recognized at Audubon Florida Virtual Assembly

Michelle Waterman and Allison Conboy received the Special Places Award.

Conservation Leaders Recognized at 2020 Audubon Florida Virtual Assembly
Audubon Assembly

Conservation Leaders Recognized at 2020 Audubon Florida Virtual Assembly

Seven awards presented virtually to individuals of exception.

Ballot Measures Bring Good News for Florida's Environment
Conservation

Ballot Measures Bring Good News for Florida's Environment

"The resounding passage of these measures is a recognition by Floridians that our economy and quality of life depend upon a healthy environment. Congratulations to the local advocates who made these successes possible."- Julie Wraithmell, Audubon Florida Executive Directorossible.

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

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
Coastal Conservation

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
Climate

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
Climate

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
Conservation

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.

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