How Dean Saunders Helped Create Bright Futures (Part One) [VIDEO]

In a recent interview, Dean Saunders sat down with The Land Journal to discuss how he helped create Florida's Bright Futures program.

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What is A Conservation Easement? [VIDEO]

Dean Saunders recently sat down with The Land Journal to explain what exactly a conservation easement is.

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The History of Florida's Conservation Easements: Part Two [VIDEO]

In a recent interview, Dean Saunders sat down with the Land Journal to discuss how he established the basis for Florida's conservation easements back in the 1990's.

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The History of Florida's Conservation Easements: Part One [VIDEO]

In a recent interview, Dean Saunders discussed how agricultural events in the 1980s inspired him to create legislation that evolved into Florida's conservation easement programs.

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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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