Florida Conservation Group Awarded Over $1.1 Million in Grants to Protect Working Lands

Florida Conservation Group Awarded Over $1.1 Million in Grants to Protect Working Lands

Funding will be used by FCG and their partner, Common Ground Ecology to provide technical assistance to Florida’s ranchers to develop plans that utilize best management practices for prescribed grazing and burning. Improving cattle and land management through prescribed fire and rotational grazing decreases soil compaction and nutrient run-off, and encourages native vegetation retention and wildlife habitat, ultimately improving the quality and quantity of surface water.

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Proposed Everglades to Gulf Conservation Area

Proposed Everglades to Gulf Conservation Area

Florida Conservation Group is proud to partner with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Wildlife Refuge System on the proposed Everglades to Gulf Conservation Area in Southwest Florida.  The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is embarking on an ambitious new...

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UF Center for Landscape Conservation Planning (CLCP)

UF Center for Landscape Conservation Planning (CLCP)

The Center for Landscape Conservation Planning (CLCP) was established in 2010 to provide an official forum within the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning for conducting applied research on the relationship between conservation and land...

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