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March 3, 2016

Tom Hoctor: Legislature must fund land conservation

The Florida Legislature is on the verge of making a policy decision that will affect Florida Forever. It can choose to fund land conservation programs sufficiently […]
February 20, 2016

Stop raiding Amendment 1 funds: Where we stand

There they go again.berryjam.ru Last year, Florida legislators passed a state budget that subverted a constitutional amendment voters ratified for land and water conservation. The spending […]
February 15, 2016

To find conservation leaders, go to the polls in November

Last week, I watched Florida Senate leaders crush an amendment to the budget bill that would have allowed the state to buy critical conservation lands. The […]
February 10, 2016

State Sen. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, beats back Florida Forever funding push

BY MARY ELLEN KLAS Herald/Tribune Tallahassee Bureau TALLAHASSEE — Florida Senate leaders rejected a budget amendment Wednesday to restore $222.5 million to the Florida Forever land-buying […]