It’s that time of year again…. time for the annual Fall Round Up and Awards Celebration by the Conservation Trust for Florida. Each year this not-for-profit organization honors a Floridian who has made a difference in the effort to conserve rural landscapes. This year the group is honoring the late University of Florida Professor, Larry Harris. 89.1’s Donna Green-Townsend talked with the new Executive Director of the Conservation Trust for Florida, Brian Block about why the group selected biologist Professor Larry Harris.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/BrianBlock.mp3]
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High Springs Commissioners postpone talks on residents’ request to ban single-use plastic
A group of High Springs residents will have to wait for the High Springs City Commission to resume its discussion of whether to ban the use of plastic straws and carry-out containers in all establishments in the city. The commission said it will revisit the issue at an as-yet unscheduled strategic planning session.