public lands

January 3, 2020
"2020" on crashing waves

2020: A Mission of Growth and Grassroots Gains

The New Year is a time for reflection, reset, and revitalization. Both personally and professionally, it’s a time to take a look inward and revisit our […]
December 20, 2019

Dear Florida: Bok Tower and Gardens’ Peace and Beauty

By Dorothy SchwartzKissimmee, Florida Bok Tower is a place of beauty and tranquility; the carillons ringing is a wonderful backdrop to beautiful flowers and other plants. […]
December 19, 2019

Notes from the Field: Parting Words for a Threatened Natural World

My final Florida Master Naturalist Program course is coming to a close. As we cheer for our fellow graduates and hug goodbye, I reflect on what […]
December 13, 2019

FCV Speaks at Florida Forever Press Conference

On Dec. 13, I spoke at the Press Conference to Fund Florida Forever in St. Petersburg. Similar press conferences were held statewide in North Ft. Myers, […]