The nonprofit Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida works with FWC and other public and private partners to protect our outstanding animals and plants and the lands and waters they need to survive. Since 1994 we have raised and donated more than $60 million for conservation and youth outdoor recreation.
Support conservation via The Great Florida Outdoors Raffle! Grand prize is a Contender 22 Sport boat or $50,000 cash. Prizes also include lifetime licenses, spectacular FWC experiences, unique wildlife art, and gear.
Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD) Progression
Buy the Updated Bear Plate!
The redesigned Conserve Wildlife plate is now available! Thanks to a partnership with Indian River County, you can purchase or renew all of our plates online at no extra charge. And $25 will come directly to us. Or you can visit your local tax collector’s office to snag the newest plate in Florida!
St. Petersburg, FL (September 6, 2022) – Asha was about a year old in March 2021, an age when manatees are still following their mom’s every move. Instead, she was found by rescuers alone in the intracoastal waterway in Volusia County, underweight and with something wrong with the skin on her side, likely due to […]Read more
St. Petersburg, FL (July 8, 2022) — It was not the most dramatic animal release of all time, but it was a dramatic milestone for one of North America’s most endangered birds. On June 1, the 501st grasshopper sparrow completed its journey from White Oak Conservation with 12 friends, flew out of its enclosure and […]Read more
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We couldn’t do it without them! We’re deeply indebted to dozens of businesses, foundations, and organizations that support our work, including the following. For a complete list of our sponsors, please click here.