NWFLEC Links & News
Northwest Florida Environmental Conservancy, Part 2 Biodiversity of the Northern Gulf Coast
NWFLEC - AmeriCorps
NWFLEC Partners & Corporate Sponsors
Jackson County Florida Chamber of Commerce
Waste Management, Inc. Springhill Landfill, Cambellton, FL
Bob Pforte Dodge, Marianna, FL
The Marianna Optimist Club - Optimist International
Florida Caverns State Park
Important Florida Natural History Web Sites
Gopher Tortoise Council
Florida Natural Areas Inventory
Florida Bat Conservancy
Florida Turtle Conservation Trust
The Florida Native Plant Society
Florida Springs - FDEP Site
Florida Museum of Natural History
Useful & Educational Wildlife & Environmental
NatureServe Explorer - an authoritative source for information on more than 65,000 plants, animals, and ecosystems of the
United States and Canada.
Discover Life - provides free on-line tools to identify species, share ways to teach and study nature's wonders, report findings,
build maps, process images, and contribute to and learn from an encyclopedia of life
FLORIDATA - an extensive site with information on plants and ecosystems of Florida and beyond!
E-FLORA FLORIDA - An extensive on-line guide to Florida plants and ecosystems.
The Environmental Web Directory
Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (PARC) - is an inclusive partnership dedicated to the conservation of the herpetofauna--reptiles
and amphibians--and their habitats.
Center for North American Herpetology - serves as a data bank for information about North American amphibians, turtles, reptiles,
and crocodilians, and promotes the study and conservation of them by financial support of selected publications, photography,
and any other appropriate medium, as well as the establishment of awards for excellence in research about these fascinating
Global Amphibian Assessment - is the first-ever comprehensive assessment of the conservation status of the world's 5,918 known
species of frogs, toads, salamanders, and caecilians.
Bat Conservation International (BCI) - BCI's mission is to teach people the value of bats, to protect and conserve critical
bat habitats, and to advance scientific knowledge through research.
INTERNATIONAL ODONATA RESEARCH INSTITUTE - a place to obtain information about the Insect Order Odonata, commonly known as
dragonflies and damselflies.
Local & Regional Environmental Links
IMAGINE JACKSON - A Vision Project for Jackson County Florida
APALACHICOLA RIVER KEEPER - "dedicated to the protection and preservation of Florida's most endangered river and estuary---the
1000 FRIENDS of FLORIDA - "promotes healthy urban and natural places by wise management of growth and change."
Northwest Florida Water Management District
Chipola River Partnership
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - Panama City Field Office
State of Florida Environmental & Wildlife Agencies
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Florida Geological Survey
Florida Division of Forestry
Georgia, Alabama & Mississippi Environmental & Wildlife Agencies
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Georgia Forestry Commission
Georgia Museum of Natural History
Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Alabama Forestry Commission
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
Mississippi Forestry Commission
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
Federal Environmental & Wildlife Agencies
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Geological Survey
Natural Resources Conservation Service
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
U.S. Army Corp of Engineers
Private Environmental & Wildlife Organizations
The Nature Conservancy
National Geographic Society
National Audubon Society
World Wildlife Fund
Karl Studenroth's Work & Research Sites
ECOLOGY ONLINE JOURNAL! An online journal that highlights ecological and herpetofuanal observations, records, reports and
photographs by Karl Studenroth.
Editorial on the Biodiversity of Jackson Co., FL, at the Imagine Jackson website.
Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake brochure I revised.
Link to WESH Ch. 2, Orlando FL. An interview of Karl at a public bats in bridges viewing event
FL Bats in Bridges - a summary of the research project I completed
FL Bats in Bridges - the full report of the research project I completed
An online interview by a high school student who wrote a paper about SLUGS!
Old NWFLEC News & Links
"Nature Conservancy Center Planned for Marianna" - TV news story & article by Camille Williams of WJHG TV 7, NBC, Panama City,
FL (4 July, 2007)
Jackson County Floridan newspaper story on the Chipola Travel & Nature Center (5 July, 07)
"Profile of local caves airs tonight" - Article in the Jackson County Floridan newspaper (22 November, 06)
Marianna Optimist Club Support - Article in the Jackson County Floridan newspaper (14 December, 2005)
"The Other Side of Panhandle Tourism" - article by Jason Davis of WJHG TV 7, NBC, Panama City, FL (June, 2005)
NWFLEC and the Nature Center - Article in the Jackson County Floridan newspaper