How The Great Depression Impacted Florida [VIDEO]

In the early 1920s, Florida experienced a real estate boom. Prices were soaring. People were moving here in droves. Life was good. But it couldn’t last forever. With the Great Depression just [...]

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The Wrath of Florida's Hurricanes [VIDEO]

While Florida is acclaimed for its sunny beaches and warm weather, it is also infamous for the more disastrous side of its climate. And few weather events are as disastrous as hurricanes. 

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The Importance of Water Management in Florida [PODCAST]

At this year's Lay of the Land conference, a panel of experts spoke about the importance of water management in the State of Florida.

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Expert Advice for Landowners [PODCAST]

At this year's Lay of the Land Conference, a panel of experts gave helpful tips to landowners. The panel was headed by Dean Saunders and included Bart Arrington of Mosaic Company, Mallory Lykes [...]

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Three Reasons Why the State Buys Conservation Easements [VIDEO]

The Land Journal recently sat down with Dean Saunders to discuss conservation easements. Saunders outlined three reasons why the state buys conservation easements from landowners.
1. Avoidance of [...]
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Florida History: The Tampa Mafia (Part Three) [VIDEO]

The Land Journal recently sat down with Scott M. Deitche, author of Cigar City Mafia, to talk about the history of organized crime in Tampa. For Part One of this series, click here. 

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Transportation Infrastructure for Florida's Future [PODCAST]

Even as we endure a time of uncertainty in the midst of the current pandemic, it is good to keep in mind that transportation and public transit are incredibly important for the future economic [...]

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Florida History: NASA and the Space Coast [VIDEO]

Florida's Space Coast is not only home to the Kennedy Space Center and NASA, but it played a unique role in the Space Race. The US and the USSR were in the heights of the Cold War. While this [...]

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Florida History: The Tampa Mafia (Part Two) [VIDEO]

The Land Journal recently sat down with Scott M. Deitche, author of Cigar City Mafia, to talk about the history of organized crime in Tampa..

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Florida History: The Civil War [VIDEO]

Before the Civil War, Florida was a haven for runaway slaves. Almost ½ of the state's 140,000 residents were African-Americans, and most of them were free men. However, when America began the [...]

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