The Land and Recreation Grants Program promotes and fosters partnerships to enhance and sustain Florida's natural and cultural resources and provide increased outdoor recreational opportunities for Florida's citizens and visitors.
Land and Water Conservation Fund is a competitive grant program that provides federal funds for acquisition or development of lands for public outdoor recreational use.
Recreational Trails Program is a competitive grant program for projects that provide, renovate or maintain motorized and non-motorized recreational trails, trail heads and trailside facilities.
Florida Communities Trust administers two competitive grant programs funded through the Florida Forever Program. The Parks and Open Space Program and Working Waterfronts Program provide state funds to local governments and nonprofit organizations for land acquisitions.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.