State and Federal Conservation Easement Programs

Florida Forest Service: Rural and Family Lands Protection Program (RFLPP)  

Department of Environmental Protection-Division of State Lands: Florida Forever

Florida Forest Service: The Forest Legacy Program 

NRCS: The Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP)

NRCS ACEP: Wetland Reserve Easement

NRCS- Agricultural Conservation Land Easement Program: Agricultural Land Easements (ALE)



Water Management Districts
Northwest Florida Water Management District:
Southwest Florida Water Management District :
South Florida Water Management District :
St Johns River Water Management District:
Suwannee River Water Management District:



Links for Conservation Incentive Programs and Cost Share Opportunities

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Private Landowner Assistance Program

Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program

NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program

NRCS Conservation Stewardship Program

NRCS Service Center Locator


FDACS Cogongrass Treatment Cost-Share Program

FDACS Forest Stewardship Program

Longleaf Pine Private Landowner Incentive Program


Forestry and Wildlife Cost Share Programs Info

FDACS Office of Agricultural Water Policy

Southwest Florida Water Management District FARMS Program

South Florida Water Management District Dispersed Water Storage Program


Other Groups providing resources for Florida Landowners

Florida Cattlemen’s Association
Florida Forestry Association
Florida Farm Bureau
Florida Land Trusts
Florida Land Steward
Range Cattle Research and Education Center