Conservation Easements: A Golden Opportunity for Landowners

Do you know what a conservation easement is?

When land is purchased, the landowner is entitled to a number of rights pertaining to the land including the right to develop and the use of the [...]

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Property Concerns and Remediation with A-C-T [VIDEO]

When purchasing a new property, there are certain signs that might be a cause for environmental concern. Recently, The Land Journal sat down with A-C-T to discuss what landowners should be on the [...]

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Florida History: The Beauty of Brahma Island [VIDEO]

In 1837, as General Zachary Taylor was in pursuit of Chief Alligator during the Second Seminole War, he and his men camped on what the future U.S. president Taylor nicknamed "Paradise Island." The [...]

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How To Deal With Scrub Jay Nests on Your Property [VIDEO]

Scrub Jays are a federally protected species that occupy higher elevation soils across the state of Florida. Scrub Jays live in families and are territorial. It is important to know how to respond [...]

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How To Deal With Bald Eagles On Your Property [VIDEO]

Most Americans would likely say that the most iconic American animal is the Bald Eagle. Here in Florida, we have the pleasure of sharing our land with these majestic creatures. But how should [...]

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How To Deal With Burrowing Owls On Your Property [VIDEO]

If burrows are found on your property, your property might be occupied by Burrowing Owls. Burrowing Owls (athene cunicularia) are small owls that make burrows in the ground similar to the Gopher [...]

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How To Deal With Indigo Snakes On Your Property [VIDEO]

The indigo snake (Drymarchon couperi) is the longest snake that is native to the US and can be up to seven feet long. The indigo snake can be found throughout the state of Florida. The indigo [...]

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"Should I Buy A Property With Wetlands?": 5 Things To Know

 

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How to Deal With Sandhill Cranes on Your Property [VIDEO]

Sandhill Cranes can often be spotted roaming around a golf course or local park. They are classified as a protected species by the state of Florida and rely on wetlands in order to build their [...]

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How to Deal With Gopher Tortoises on Your Property [VIDEO]

When purchasing Florida land for development purpose, it is imperative to commit due diligence in assessing the impact that development will have on wildlife. There are several regulations [...]

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