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Government + Politics

Alachua County aims to conserve agricultural lands with new program

Jun 4, 2024
Board OKs draft agreement for new CareerSource governance.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust to host family fest on Saturday

May 29, 2024
Event includes games, animal ambassadors, spider hunting.

Land acquisition to add 290 acres to Goethe State Forest

May 7, 2024
Land spans Alachua, Levy counties.
Local Living

10th annual Tree Fest returns to Gainesville 

Apr 22, 2024
Swamp Head Brewery to host fundraiser for Alachua Conservation Trust.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust to host Pancakes on the Prairie 

Apr 16, 2024
Breakfast will be held at Tuscawilla Prairie.
Local Living

Manatee Springs cave system transfers to state of Florida

Mar 4, 2024
Alachua Conservation Trust acquired 288-acre Levy County addition in 2021.
Local Living

ACT receives $15K from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

Feb 14, 2024
Alachua Conservation Trust will use grant funds to purchase trail adapted wheelchair.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust adds Gilchrist County farm to protected list

Jan 31, 2024
Former 561-acre Watson dairy farm in joins conservation non-profit.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust to host tree planting event  

Jan 18, 2024
Event will be at Santa Fe Springs Preserve
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust to host cleanup 

Jan 9, 2024
Cleanup will be at Little Awesome Preserve.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust to host outdoor celebration  

Dec 7, 2023
Event will feature musical performance.

Alachua Conservation Trust receives $25M from USDA

Nov 13, 2023
Funds go toward Lake to Lagoon project in partnership with Volusia, Lake and Flagler counties.
Government + Politics

Alachua County approves study for 4,000-acre Hickory Sink property 

Nov 7, 2023
UF plans to immediately start next step for golf course development.
Local Living

Alachua County Forever purchases 289 acres along Lake Alto

Nov 3, 2023
Khanh Dinh Trust sells property in Santa Fe River watershed.
Local Living

Cycling for our Springs slated for Nov. 11

Oct 9, 2023
Proceeds go toward springs protection with early registration running through Oct. 13.
Local Living

Alachua Conservation Trust expands in Rainbow Springs Basin

Oct 9, 2023
Levy County landowner partners with ACT to protect property.

Federal funds aim to protect local bird habitats 

Jul 6, 2023
$1 million will purchase several properties.

ACT to expand local state park  

Jun 9, 2023
Protection of area will continue link between Scrub State Park and Bar Hammock Preserve
Local Living

ACT event to be held at Little Orange Creek  

Apr 12, 2023
Nature Day Celebration hosted by Alachua Conservation Trust.

ACT purchases 84 acres around Orange Lake

Apr 3, 2023
New addition will be added to existing 71 acres.

Alachua County to buy 650 acres for conservation 

Mar 28, 2023
BOCC approves acquisition of Lake Alto and Lochloosa Slough properties.
Local Living

ACT to hold Conservation Awards

Mar 8, 2023
Alachua Conservation Trust hosts event to honor Gainesville educators

Conservation trust to double Orange Lake footprint 

Feb 15, 2023
Purchase supports statewide effort.
Local Living

CrEEK Program receives Every Kid Outdoors Grant

Feb 8, 2023
Program one of 33 awardees for this year’s grant.