Jim Cooper in the July Harbor Style

Preserving the Environment for future generations. Click here to download a copy of the article. Thank you to Harbor Style for permission to publish this article on the LBC website and for interviewing President Jim Cooper If you wish to view the entire July issue of Harbor Style the link is provided below: http://trendmag2.trendoffset.com/publication/?i=213320

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WGCU Public Broadcasting Features WIldflower Preserve

WGCU News reporter Topher Forchez and videographer Tim Kenney visited Wildflower Preserve in April 2014 to learn about the conservation and restoration initiatives underway as Lemon Bay Conservancy converts this former golf course into a nature preserve.  Their informative reporting has now been released and has been airing on both public radio and public TV. […]

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Sunrise Rotary “Make a Difference” Day

On Saturday morning, May 3rd, Jim Harrison led members of the Lemon Bay Sunrise Rotary in a “Make a Difference” work day at Lemon Bay Conservancy’s Wildflower Preserve. The Rotarians started the morning with a quick visit to see the juvenile tarpon research project underway at Lemon Creek.  Then, they set to work clearing invasive Brazilian Pepper […]

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Field & Stream Hero for a Day

On March 29, 2014, sixty-five volunteers spent their morning at Wildflower Preserve as part of Field & Stream’s Hero for a Day program.  Two film crews from Field & Stream magazine were on hand to film the activities and learn more about the environmental research and restoration programs underway at Wildflower. The volunteers worked on […]

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SWFWMD Restoration Planning Grant

Lemon Bay Conservancy (LBC) has received grant funding from the Southwest Florida Water Management District for the design of wetlands restoration at its Wildflower Preserve off Placida Road in the Englewood area. The $200,000 grant through SWFWMD’s cooperative funding initiative will focus on restoration of natural wetlands systems at Wildflower Preserve. Wildflower Preserve was developed […]

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