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Florida National Scenic Trail

  Established: March 28, 1983 Managing Nonprofit: Florida Trail Association Managing Agency: USDA Forest Service   The Florida National Scenic Trail runs the length of the state that gives the Trail its name, through the swamps, sawgrass prairies, and cypress forests in the south, to…

Florida National Scenic Trail Visitor Assessment

The University of Florida’s School of Forest Resources and Conservation (SFRC) began a collaborative visitor assessment project for the Florida National Scenic Trail (FNST) with the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and the Florida Trail Association (FTA) in June of 2003. The purpose of the study…

Florida Trail Association

The Florida Trail connects habitats as diverse as jungle-like cypress strands, vast open prairies, desert-like scrub, pine flatwoods, ravines lined with mountain laurel, and white sand beaches.