Silver Springs Forest Conservation Area Grand Opening May 27

May 18, 2016

In December 2015, the Conservation Trust for Florida partnered with the Florida DEP and the St. Johns River Water Management District to purchase the 4,900-acre Silver Springs Forest Conservation Area tract. This acquisition links the surrounding public lands to create a 20-mile wildlife corridor and provides recreational opportunities for Floridians and visitors. In addition, the property will allow improved water quality for the aquifer to recharge. On Friday, May 27, we celebrated this important acquisition through a series of community events.

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