The Loxa-Lucie Headwaters Initiative

The Loxa-Lucie Headwaters Initiative's mission is to conserve, protect and restore water resources in the Loxahatchee and St. Lucie Rivers and the natural systems in Martin County, Florida with a primary focus in  the Atlantic Ridge Ecosystem.

Photos by Greg Braun and Geoffrey Smith

Pitchforks or Polo Mallets? Martin County Comp Plan Amendment

READ: “PITCHFORKS OR POLO MALLETS” by Blake Fontenay,  A summary of the Comprehensive Plan change that the Martin County Commission is hoping to sneak by our citizens, this will increase the density and allow more PUD’s to replace agricultural areas.  This will be discussed at the County Commission Meeting this coming February 22, 2022.  See it…

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tcpalm.com: Donations Needed to Connect Wildlife Corridors

A grassroots initiative to connect nearly 70,000 acres of critical wildlife habitat is gaining traction among Martin County officials and environmentalists who envision a bustling ecological corridor between two Florida state parks.

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Video: Loxa-Lucie Headwaters Field Trip & Tour

Join Biologist Greg Braun on a trek through the Loxa-Lucie Headwaters. Learn about the native plants and habitat that make this land so important to conserve.

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New Wildlife Warning Signs: Bridge Road Mortality Study Update

Martin County takes first step: Installs signs alerting drivers of a wildlife crossing.

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Loxa-Lucie Headwaters Initiative Video

Watch and learn all about this exciting land conservation project that focuses on land that is East of I-95 and West of Hobe Sound in Martin County.

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