RiverWay South says ‘Explore Northwest Florida’

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Jackson County Floridan

By Deborah Buckhalter – April 14, 2018

Pam Fuqua

Pam Fuqua
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 Marianna resident Pam Fuqua has taken over as president of RiverWay South at a time when the organization has embarked on a “rebranding” mission. It’s keeping its name but also will be more publicly doing business as Explore Northwest Florida.

Important Addition to Torreya State Park Acquired

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 15, 2018

CONTACT: DEP Press Office, 850.245.2112DEPNews@dep.state.fl.us

Important Addition to Torreya State Park Acquired

~The park harbors many rare and native animals and plants
such as the nearly extinct Florida torreya tree~

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recently purchased a 65-acre addition to Torreya State Park in Jackson County. Torreya State Park is adjacent to the Apalachicola River Florida Forever project, which includes much of Florida’s upland glades natural community, currently not represented on conservation lands, and harbors several globally rare plant species as well as 16 species that occur nowhere else in Florida. Continue reading “Important Addition to Torreya State Park Acquired”