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The mission of Scenic Jacksonville is to preserve, protect and enhance the scenic character and beauty of Jacksonville, Florida.

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  • Bill Brinton Scholarship
    Bill Brinton Scholarship Interested in applying for the Bill Brinton Scholarship? Legal interns/externs would work with Public Trust attorneys on environmental matters. Candidates may be eligible for a $2000 stipend per semester through the Bill Brinton Scholarship Fund. This internship/externship program is in honor and memory of Bill Brinton, one of Northeast Florida’s most effective attorneys/advocates for environmental protection. Citizens for a Scenic Florida and Scenic Jacksonville are proud to support one Bill Brinton scholarship each per year.    For more information and to apply, please visit the Jax Digs Trees website by clicking HERE.
  • Jax Tree Symposium
    Jax Tree Symposium Please join us as we learn and network for the trees. Symposium Schedule  Professional/Industry CEU Session        • 3:00-3:30- Networking & Introductions    • 3:30-3:45- Agenda & Introduction on Jax Canopy Study, Tool, and JaxDigsTrees (John November)    • 3:45-3:55- Overview of Jax Canopy Study (Ian Hanou)    • 3:55-4:20- COJ Urban Forestry Overview (Ricky Leon)    • 4:20- 4:35 - Logistics & Break    • 4:35- 4:55- Outdoor Hands-On Training (Ian Hanou)    • 4:55-5:35- Back Indoors: Highlighting Applications of Additional Inventory, Mapping and Data Management Tool (Ian Hanou)    • 5:35-5:55- General Questions, Discussion, & Closing Remarks     Session For General Public        • 6:00-6:30-…
  • #DefendFloridaTrees - Oppose Florida HB 521/SB 574
    #DefendFloridaTrees - Oppose Florida HB 521/SB 574 Florida HB 521 (Edwards) and SB 574 (Steube) are bills that have been introduced in the Florida Legislature. These bills prevent local governments from protecting trees and are an assault on the local democratic process and overrule established local laws. Click here to view the flyer. Please contact your state legislators to oppose these bills! Click here to find your legislator.Click here for a sample letter. About JaxDigsTrees: JAX DIGS TREES is a collaborative community initiative spearheaded by Scenic Jacksonville and Greenscape, and based in Jacksonville, FL. It is comprised of organizations and individuals can come together to support the…
  • Plan is needed to bury ugly power lines
    Plan is needed to bury ugly power lines We support Scenic America's efforts to encourage the undergrounding of utilities. Click Here To Read The Full Article.
  • These Are the Most Up-and-Coming Cities in America
    These Are the Most Up-and-Coming Cities in America Great list! We're partial to city #2. Click Here To Read the Full Article.


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