ABPRI is dedicated to environmental education. We believe that by partnering with and educating the public, we can create a strong community of conservationists dedicated to protecting and preserving Florida’s critical wild areas.

Our mission is as follows:

  • Support and manage the designated ecosystems composing Ashton Biological Preserve.
  • Contribute to knowledge in conservation biology on rare and endangered species and in sustainable use of natural resources locally and worldwide.
  • Provide educational and research opportunities, materials and training for students, researchers, government officials and environmental consultants.
  • Facilitate communication among those involved in management, conservation biology and biological research to allow for better management of the biodiversity locally, regionally, nationally and worldwide.

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