About the Film The film chronicles the travels of four explorers who traveled over1,000 miles in 100 days to raise awareness about the importance ofprotecting wildlife corridors across Florida's landscape. NorthFlorida Land Trust is working in several of the FWC corridors toensure these lands are preserved in perpetuity.
"As we experienced the corridor, we discovered what brings us
together, what we have in common. We all want to protect natural
Florida for current and future generations. We want to continue to see
habitat restoration, endangered species protection, and cross-agency
cooperation become a part of Florida’s landscape. Our journey has
shown what’s possible. With your continued support Florida has the
opportunity to bring the idea of the Florida Wildlife Corridor into
reality. May our voices reach further as we share this story
together." -Elam Stoltzfus
Brought to you by North Florida Land Trust and sponsored by:
Jacksonville Public Library
Florida Humanities Council
We are the North Florida Trailblazers, the local chapter of the Florida Trail Association (FTA). Our main purpose is to build and maintain sections of the Florida Trail (FT) in our chapter's area. Sections are located in the Osceola National Forest, along the Suwannee River near White Springs, Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park and Camp Blanding. When we are not working on the FT, we organize day hikes, backpacking, paddling, and other outdoor activities. We have chapter meetings, social events and other activities to promote hiking. We are using Meetup to reach people interested in hiking.
The FT, a 1300 mile trail that runs the length of Florida, is part of the National Scenic Trails system (includes the AT and the Continental Divide, for example). The FT is developed, maintained, protected and promoted by the FTA and its public and private partners.
We are not a social networking or dating group. We are here to support and maintain the FT and to promote hiking in general. But if you enjoy hiking and outdoors activities, you will certainly meet people with shared interests.
NOTE: Registration on this Meetup does not make you a member of the FTA. Some of our events will be offered only to FTA members. Go to www.floridatrail.org to join the FTA and learn more about our organization.