Environmental Policy

SCCF's environmental policy team tackles local, regional, statewide, and federal policy issues related to natural resource protection and restoration. Our advocacy and outreach brings sound scientific grounding to policy development surrounding water quality, Everglades restoration, coastal development, and fish and wildlife conservation.

Stay informed and speak up to your elected and appointed officials regarding local, regional, and federal environmental policy issues.

Resilient communities have the ability to withstand, adapt to, and recover from disruption. Achieving coastal resilience is key to preserving Sanibel and Captiva as climate change and its associated impacts increasingly impact the islands.

SCCF's weekly analysis of the Caloosahatchee estuary provides real-time water quality conditions to government decision makers to inform water delivery operations and policy decisions. 

SCCF works with partners to support Everglades restoration and educate the community about why the Everglades are essential to Florida's ecosystems. 

Florida's 2024 Legislative Session took place Jan. 9 - March 8. View the state bills SCCF supported or opposed with our legislative tracker.

Environmental Policy News

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