How to Save a Forest Toolkit
Is there a forest in your community that you would like to protect from logging or development? Our How to Save a Forest Toolkit provides guidance on the basic protection process and a variety of protection measures to consider.
Flip through the Toolkit document onscreen below, or download it as a pdf.
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Easements and Deed Restrictions
Forever Wild Toolkit for the Easement Writer - Harry White, Forest Ecologist, May 26, 2017
Conservation Easement v. Deed Restriction (PDF) - Land Trust Alliance Fact Sheet
Roadless Rule - Federal Land Protection
The Roadless Rule: A Tenth Anniversary Assessment - Michael Anderson, The Wilderness Society, 2011
Timeline of the Roadless Rule - Earthjustice
Florida Environmental Lands Programs - State and Municipal Examples
Environmentally Endangered Lands (EEL) Program, Miami-Dade County County Code
EEL Program Brochure, Miami-Dade County
EEL Covenants Program, Miami-Dade County
Environmental Lands Acquisition and Protection Program (ELAPP), Hillsborough County
ELAPP History Project, Hillsborough County