5 years of restoration in the Southern Piney Woods

Focal region: Southern Piney Woods

Focal Landscape: Osceola Landscape

Overall Cost estimate: $228,800 (NWTF $100,000)

  • Five-year project
  • Remove encroaching cabbage palm from pine flatwoods by herbicide and mechanical means
  • Habitat restoration of desirable foraging, brood rearing and escape cover for wild turkeys, poults and bobwhite quail chicks

Partners: Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Florida Forest Service and South Florida Water Management District.

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