Entries by Judd Dunagan

5th Season at Barley Barber Swamp

Now in our 5th season at Barley Barber Swamp, Treasured Lands has hosted over 8,000 folks on interpretive tours of this ecological marvel. From October to May we invite you to “tromp the swamp”! Come take a guided tour -free of charge- to observe the exclusive, natural beauty of Barley Barber Swamp. All visitors are […]

Five Minutes With Barbara Birdsey

Acclaimed for her work across the country and around the world supporting the conservation of wildlife habitat and the protection of domestic and endangered animals, Barbara Birdsey is the newest president of Treasured Lands. The philanthropist and animal advocate said she intends to expand the land trust’s geographical reach for conserving property beyond the borders […]

Amendment 1passed by an overwhelming 75 percent of the vote

Amendment 1 was passed by an overwhelming 75 percent of the vote, the highest level of support for a conservation-related constitutional amendment in Florida history. Support for Amendment 1 came from all regions of the state and spanned the political spectrum.  Florida voters demonstrated yet again their strong support for water and land conservation. Ratification […]