Department of State - Information Locator
The State Library's "card catalog" of government information
on the internet; includes local and federal information sources. Administered
by the Department of State, State Library of Florida, Division of
Library and Information Services, Barratt Wilkins, State Librarian.
Sunshine - The Florida Legislature
Access to full text Florida Statutes, state senators, and Florida
government sites on the WWW.
This is South Florida Water Management's official website reporting
on the Everglades Nutrient Removal project and other aspects of Everglades
Restoration. The ECP is the largest ecosystem restoration project
in the history of Florida, possibly in the nation.
Advisory Council on Environmental Education
Mission : "to facilitate comprehensive, coordinated environmental
education to all residents and visitors in the state; to increase
the public's understanding of our natural systems and resources and
how they relate to the economy, public health and quality of life;
and to suggest and promote responsible actions by Florida's residents
and visitors that will result in the proper management, protection
and conservation of our natural resources. "
Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Division of Marketing and Development- food safety, plant industry,
dairy, animal industry, fruits and vegetables; new feature is a consumer
complaint form online.
Department of Citrus - Florida Citrus Web Site
Has great recipes for Florida cuisine along with crop reports, economic
forecasts, retailer and producer information.
Department of Environmental Protection
Publications, DEP Enforcement Manual, rules and statutes, permitting
Division of Plant Industry Databases
Important data on insects and plant diseases in Florida; no internet
access to databases, but they are downloadable to disks.
The data can be organized with certain facility maintenance software making it easier to access and share with others.
Energy Extension Service (FEES)
Many online publications; agency produces educational brochures, fact
sheets, videos, displays, slide presentations and programs/workshops
to help businesses and residents understand the connection between
energy efficiency, profitability and environmental protection.
Forest Protection Bureau
Forest conservation, fire prevention, fire statistics; locations of
field offices; state, federal and WWW forestry links.
Game and Freshwater Fish Commission
Hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing information; resources for educators
and online publications.
State Parks.:..the Real Florida
"Passport" to Florida's parks provides information on the
geographical location, recreational activities and interests, events,
and an alphabetical listing of the parks.
Cooperative Extension Service: Wildlife
Rich source of information on wildlife and wildlife issues.
Internet Center for Understanding Sustainability (FICUS)
Educational site providing information on Florida ecosystems and definitions
Research & Education Center
Visit the Indoor Foliage Capital of the World, Apopka, Florida; site
for commercial producers of plants but recommended for use by all
for its informational content.
* Cooperative Extension Service
Cooperative consisting of the University of Florida's Institute of
Food and Agricultural Sciences, the USDA, and Florida's county governments,
to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public.
of Florida Active WWW Sites
This directory on the University of Florida server links to all active
web sites in the College of Agriculture and more.
of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation Extension (SFRC)
Assists forest landowners with "the challenge of remaining economically
competitive in an increasingly global market, while conserving and
sustaining forest ecosystem benefits."