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March 2, 2021

Say Hello to The Alliance!

After the year that 2020 was, we knew we wanted to start this year off fresh. But besides it being a new year, the scope of work that our organization has done within Florida’s four national parks has continuously expanded over years, reaching from the depths of the Atlantic Ocean to the inner reaches of…

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February 22, 2022

Wine & Wildlife 2022

Wine & Wildlife, our “wildly” popular gala-style event that captivated the Paradise Coast communities of Florida for five previous years, is returning in person on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. Proceeds from Wine & Wildlife will directly benefit the four national parks within Florida. The money raised from this event will allow The Alliance to continue…

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January 22, 2022

A Night Under the Stars with The Alliance

Our annual camping event is back and better than ever! Join us again as “A Night Under the Stars” returns in-person or boldly go where you’ve never gone before if this will be your first time camping at Flamingo. We welcome experienced campers and newbies alike! Food and refreshments will be provided for Saturday dinner…

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January 13, 2022

Have a Pint for Florida’s National Parks

The Alliance for Florida’s National Parks is Veza Sur’s charity of the month this January! Thirty percent of proceeds (wow!) from all beers purchased between 6 – 9 pm will be donated to The Alliance to directly support the essential programs and projects that connect our diverse local Florida communities to the public lands right…

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November 1, 2021

Ron Magill and Five Other New Board Members Join Our Team

We are thrilled to welcome six new members to our board of directors! These new board members hail from a variety of diverse fields ranging from law to finance to filmmaking to conservation, but what unites them all is their drive to ensure that Florida remains natural, wild, and most importantly accessible. In their role…

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October 25, 2021

A Record-Breaking Swamp Celebration

As the wet season in South Florida nears its end, there’s one thing that you can count on – we’re going swamp walking in all that water! And over the course of this past weekend, more than 270 of our supporters joined us! Our swamp walkers, sponsors, and one very special donor who matched the…

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October 23, 2021

Swamp Celebration at Clyde Butcher’s Big Cypress Gallery

Our annual two-day swamp walk fundraiser is back once again! This exclusive event gives supporters of The Alliance for Florida’s National Parks an opportunity to explore the private property surrounding Clyde Butcher’s Big Cypress Gallery within Big Cypress National Preserve. These adventurous outings are in support of Big Cypress’ youth environmental education program, which serves…

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October 7, 2021

Sawgrass to Sea Lager Launch Party

The Alliance for Florida’s National Parks and Ankrolab Brewing Company are teaming up to create Sawgrass to Sea Lager, a limited-edition beer to benefit Florida’s national parks! Sawgrass to Sea Lager will make its debut on Thursday, October 7, with a launch party at Ankrolab Brewing Company. For every pint of the beer sold during…

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August 27, 2021

Parktails: Summer Series on Invasive Species

Join us each month for a free virtual round table series of tales directly from some of the most notable personalities involved in Florida’s national parks. The Parktails: Summer Series expands on our popular virtual event that took place this past April. But this time, there’s no ticket needed! This month’s topic is… Invasive Species!…

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July 12, 2021

It’s Summer Love for Nurse Sharks at Dry Tortugas

If you visit Dry Tortugas National Park anytime between mid-June and mid-July, you may spot something that seems a little out of place: a lone ladder sticking out of the shallows of the harbor surrounded by Garden, Bush, and Long Keys. But this isn’t a piece of debris that’s washed up from the depths of…

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July 7, 2021

The Python Challenge Begins This Week

But What Happens with the Snakes During the Other 355 Days a Year? There’s only one competition that the Burmese python cares about: being the next sovereign of the swamp. But The Alliance is here to help end its reign. Governor DeSantis recently announced that the Florida Python Challenge would now be held annually –…

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