What We Do
Our mission is to protect Southwest Florida's unique natural environment and quality of life...now and forever.
Science & Research
Conducting research to enhance our understanding of wildlife populations and the biological communities on which they depend.
Policy & Advocacy
Working to ensure our region's leaders have the proper tools to make informed decisions about the future of Southwest Florida.
From Pre-K through gray, the Environmental Education team teaches all ages about our environment and our impact.
Silent Auction Now Open!
RedSnook Catch & Release Charity Fishing Tournament
This fishing tournament supports the work of the Conservancy to keep our waters clean and to preserve and enhance our fisheries.
Fund our research
Invasive Species Research & Removal
The Conservancy has responded to the emerging threat of invasive species by focusing research and removal efforts on critical invasive species for the bio-region.
Conservancy wildlife biologists and research partners are working to better understand the behavior and ecological impact of these species, such as the Burmese python and the cane toad.
EXPERTS & INSIGHTS Sea Turtle Monitoring & Protection with Dave Addison
This video features Dave Addison, a biologist who worked with the Conservancy for more than 40 years and managed the sea turtle program on Keewaydin Island for more than 30 years. Dave sat down to discuss his time working with sea turtles and what life is like for a field biologist. You'll also hear from coworkers and former interns about their own experiences on the island.
The Nature Center will reopen soon after a $4.5 million renovation and expansion! Check back for updates!
Good Fortune II Private Charters
Our private charters are available year-round. Click here to learn more!
Check out the latest updates from our educators, rehabilitators, biologists, and environmental policy experts!