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State lands presentation to Cabinet bolsters environmentalists' hopes

Starkey Wilderness Park, Pasco County, Fla. Photo Credit: Tobeysguide

Environmentalists said Tuesday their hopes for Florida's land-buying program were raised by a Department of Environmental Protection presentation about state-owned lands.

Florida has purchased 2.4 million acres since 1990 under the Florida Forever program and its predecessor, according to DEP.

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