Help Protect Florida's Natural Heritage

Florida-centric Groups

Arthur R. Marshall Foundation

Championing the restoration and preservation of the greater Everglades ecosystem


Everglades Foundation

Inspiring Action on Everglades Restoration


Florida Wildlife Federation

Protecting Florida's Natural Resources for 70 Years


1000 Friends of Florida

Saving Special Places - Fighting Sprawl - Building Better Communities

Land Trusts

All About Animals

Florida Bat Center


Florida Native Plant Society


Florida Panther Society


Gopher Tortoise Council


Save the Manatee Club


Ban Shark Feeding

Citizen group dedicated to putting a stop the feeding and molestation of sharks and other marine life on SCUBA or snorkel excursion.



Dedicated to the preservation, protection, and enhancement of rare and endangered sea turtles in the Florida Keys.


Marinelife Center of Juno Beach

Primary rehabilitation facility for sea turtles and other marine life on the East Coast.

Keep It Local

Friends of the Everglades


Friends of the Myakka River


Lemon Bay Conservancy (Englewood)


Myakka Conservancy


Sarasota Conservation Foundation


Save the Homosassa River Alliance


Tampa Bay Conservancy (Riverview)


Tampa Baywatch


Artificial Reefs of the Keys

Nonprofit group working to bring the de-commissioned USAFS Gen. Hoyt S. Vandenberg to the Flordia Key's waters to become an artificial reef.


Sarasota Bay National Estuary Program

Dedicated to improving and protecting the area's natural resources.


Keep Hillsborough County Beautiful, Inc.

Environmental education organization, dedicated to litter prevention and voluntary recycling.


Project Backyard Brevard

Dedicated to preserving the beauty of Brevard County, Florida, one backyard at a time. Working to educate and encourage each property owner to take personal responsibility for the local environment by practicing ecologically friendly principles in their homes and yards


Keep Alachua County Beautiful, Inc.

Dedicated to preventing and controlling litter, improving solid waste management, and beautifying the community.


Friends of the Wekiva River

Working to preserve the natural features of the Wekiva River Basin in Central Florida.


Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association

Dedicated to artificial reef deployment, research, and public education.


St. Lucie Waterfront Council

Working to protect the integrity of an incredibly diverse estuary system, for both its ecological value and its economic value.


Gainesville Camellia Society


Environmental Action Group (Gainesville)


Florida Defenders of the Environment


Florida League of Conservation Voters


Great Outdoors Conservancy


Florida Association of Environmental Professionals

Providing information and networking to Florida's environmental professionals.


Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council (EPPC)

Focusing attention on the impacts exotic pest plants have on biodiversity.


Florida Caribbean Chapter of the American Bamboo Society

Nonprofit organization dedicated to gaining knowledge and educating the public on bamboos, with emphasis on research, preservation, and propagation of endangered species.


Marine Resources Development Foundation

Provides aquatic education in two locations including the Tugaloo Environmental Education Center and the Marine Lab in Key Largo, Fl.


Florida Caribbean Science Center

Conducting research in the southeastern U.S. and Virgin Islands focusing on nonindigenous aquatic species, coral reef ecology, marine studies, and more.


Southeast Environmental Research Program

Dedicated to applied ecological research in South Florida and the southeast US


Save Our Springs, Inc.

Dedicated to protection of natural springs from over-pumping, water mining, and pollution.


Southwest Florida Council for Environment Education (SWFCEE)

A non-profit education organization dedicated to the promotion and expansion of environment and native habitat studies in public and private schools from kindergarten through post-graduate studies. SWFCEE's membership is a mix of public and private organizations, including Edison Community College, Lee County School District, WCI Communities, Florida Power and Light, The Bonita Bay Group, Miromar Development and Kraft Construction.

Environmental Law


A nonprofit environmental law firm