conservation

September 12, 2019

Dear Florida: “How could you let that happen?”

By Cynthia Elia, Clermont Dear Florida, My special places are disappearing due to sprawl. Unchecked growth lines the pockets of ruthless land developers, greedy politicians, and […]
September 4, 2019

Dear Florida: Save Silver Springs

By Tim Shanahan, Ocala When I moved my young family to Ocala in 1991 I fell in love with Silver Springs. It was the largest natural […]
August 29, 2019

Dear Florida: Growing Up in the Tree Tops

Dear Florida, South Florida is a maze of perfectly manicured lawns, housing subdivisions, apartment complexes, strip malls next to strip malls, and Mad Max-style mega-highways. But […]
August 28, 2019

Dear Florida: Quiet, Tranquil Places

By Ginny Rotolante, Miami Dear Florida, Places like Shark Valley and Corkscrew Swamp are wonderful, accessible ways to explore the Everglades, infinitely enjoyable for residents and tourists […]