Local Organizations

Thank you Supporters!


Those of us who live along the Florida Gulf Coast are fortunate to have so many exceptional organizations and governmental entities working on our behalves to keep our waters healthy.  Click on the icons below to explore the fantastic breakthroughs, significant progress and important work that each of these Hope Spot supporters have accomplished over the last year.  Then tune in on October 10th for our Panel Discussion and Q&A from each of these entities along with world renown oceanographer, Dr. Sylvie Earle.  Explore their recent progress during HopeSpot Week and submit questions to be answered during the Q&A session.

Learn about Florida Red Tide Mitigation & Technology Development, Coral restoration and research, Blue Holes and more!

Learn about coral reef conservation and restoration efforts and a coral breakthrough that could help save America's Great Barrier Reef!

Learn about Tampa Bay Habitat Master Plan Update,  Living Shoreline Projects within the Tampa Bay watershed, and more!

Learn about the City's green accomplishments, it's EPIC goal of being the statewide model for environmental sustainability stewardship, and the beginning of DREAM!

After spending Hope Spot Week learning about these organizations efforts toward protecting our Hope Spot, please join us for an enlightening Panel Discussion on October 10th.  Submit your questions in advance and hear from the experts!

Learn about conservation of coastal habitats and aquatic resources on Sanibel and Captiva and in the surrounding watershed.  Education, turtles, sharks and more!