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gopher tortoise
Gopherus polyphemus

Image from FNAI Rare Species Field Guides

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Global Rank: G3 State Rank: S3
Federal listing:CANDIDATE
State listing:THREATENED

Florida Conservation Lands Acreage - February 2014
PDF file (200kb) of acreage statistics for Florida Conservation Lands by managing agency, including Less-Than-Fee lands.
CLIP 3.0 Now Available
The latest version of the Critical Lands and Waters Identification Project (CLIP) natural resource database has been completed.
Atlas of Florida's Natural Heritage
FNAI is pleased to announce publication of a comprehensive, richly illustrated atlas of Florida's species, communities, and conservation efforts. Online credit card ordering now available.
Biodiversity Matrix Upgrade
The Biodiversity Matrix Map Server has been upgraded and is now compatible with current browsers. The Biodiversity Matrix is a screening tool that provides immediate, free access to rare species occurrence information statewide.
FNAI is pleased to be a pilot member of Landscope America, the conservation guide to America's natural places.



of the Florida Natural Areas Inventory is to collect, interpret, and disseminate ecological information critical to the conservation of Florida's biological diversity. FNAI's database and expertise facilitate environmentally sound planning and natural resource management to protect the plants, animals, and communities that represent Florida's natural heritage.