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If you do nothing, the mine will come and we may lose our river. – Jim Tatum, OSFR Historian

Be Informed - Watch this informative video, then. . . Get Involved - Share it with friends.

Wise Water Words

Water Wisdom for your Home

Here's our third installment in our new series of Wise Water Words about how we can all help our river.

There are many ways to conserve water in your home, and most won’t cost you much in time or money—and think of the reward!

Do you know what is the biggest water user in your home?

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Current News

Our Planet Pays the Price for Corporate Failure, Take Note Bradford Co. FL

  The Sun Herald has the following disturbing article.  These failed businessmen walk away and leave the mess for others to clean up.  Worse than that, they create a toxic mess, walk away and contribute […]




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The Age of Stranded Assets

From EchoWatch we see even one more danger from big oil, cleaning up the mess.  Just as the state (read tax payer) may be liable for millions to clean up bankrupt phosphate mines, the oil […]




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Warming Warning for Fla. Farmers

As we are seeing, climate change is much more than rising coastal areas.  The Gainesville Sun continues its series today, July 24f, 2016 with the following article. Comments by OSFR historian Jim Tatum. -A river […]




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MAKE OUR VOICE LOUDER!

Every Membership Adds Volume to Our Voice

Aug
7
Mon
2017
9:30 am FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradfo... @ Bradford County Courthouse
FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradfo... @ Bradford County Courthouse
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradford County Commission Meeting @ Bradford County Courthouse | Starke | Florida | United States
THE SANTA FE RIVER NEEDS YOU NOW! Help Fight the Phosphate Mine! We need you to help us pack the chamber! Every citizen is welcome to speak for 3 minutes. The BCC must understand that[...]
Aug
17
Thu
2017
6:30 pm FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradfo... @ Bradford County Courthouse
FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradfo... @ Bradford County Courthouse
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
FIGHT THE PHOSPHATE MINE! Bradford County Commission Meeting @ Bradford County Courthouse | Starke | Florida | United States
THE SANTA FE RIVER NEEDS YOU NOW! Help Fight the Phosphate Mine! We need you to help us pack the chamber! Every citizen is welcome to speak for 3 minutes. The BCC must understand that[...]

Your Donation Makes a Difference!

Springs Eternal Project - Springs Ambassadors Camp

When you donate to Our Santa Fe River, you are supporting Our Education, Advocacy and Stewardship Projects directly or indirectly. During this past year OSFR has supported the following organizations:

Florida Defenders of the Environment - for their work with water issues

Florida Springs Council - for their work with Tallahassee and the Water Bill

Fort White Schools Partnership Program - to help underwrite their students environmental education

Springs Eternal Project - for a scholarship for one child to attend their Springs Ambassadors Camp

Gulf Restoration Network - underwriting for their venue to hold the "Grassroots Summit Against the Sabal Trail Pipeline

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2017 RiverFest Sponsors Make a BIG Difference

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