1. Animals

    Healing the relationship between humans and animals is crucial to restoring the health of the world. Susan Chernak McElroy, Teacher and Storyteller

  2. Places

    Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. Kenyan proverb

  3. Plants

    The most microscopic portions of plants are beautiful in themselves, and these are beautiful combined. John Muir (1838-1914)

  1. Many of our Native Plants are in Decline

    As of 2010, almost 500 of Florida's plant species receive some type of federal and/or state protection. Unfortunately, this number continues to grow as the pressures of development increase on Florida's remaining wildlands.…

  2. La Florida: Florida's Floral Rarities

    Many of these rare plant species are found only in a few locales within the state, and some populations occur only in one location in a specific habitat. These habitats include forested uplands, wetlands, coastal, sand dunes, scrub, beach margins, …

  3. The Invasion of Alien Species

    Exotic or alien plant species are non-native plants which have been introduced intentionally or accidentally to a geographic region in which they did not previously exist. Because they are foreign to the locale, they are not kept in check by the local…