We are a landowner-led group; our focus is the conservation of our natural and agricultural lands. We advocate, educate and act as a resource on conservation programs. We are advised by conservation and science experts to support sound science-based land protection. We believe the protection of Florida’s ranchlands is critical to the future of Florida.
The Florida Conservation Group believes in a holistic approach to addressing our water resource issues. Our waterways have issues because our watersheds have issues. We focus on addressing the underlying problems, namely PROTECTING and REHYDRATING our watersheds. Focusing on incentive-based solutions, and working with private landowners is critical to our water quality. Florida's ranchlands can be part of the solution in an overall strategy to address our water issues. FCG's work in protecting our water resources in Florida rural landscapes includes (not all inclusive): • Advocating for land conservation funding on a state and federal level; • Supporting science-based land...Continue reading