OUR MISSION

To protect the aquifer, springs, and rivers within the watershed of the Santa Fe River.

OUR RIVER

We must hold our ear close and listen. We must tell the others that cannot hear her voice.

OUR LEGACY

Help us make sure that Our River is protected for future generations.

Our Santa Fe River

Protecting the Santa Fe River through:

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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

Volunteers and Donations Needed For Yard Sale

HELP NEEDED FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. We still need helpers for Friday, Saturday and Sunday for our yard sale. Friday is for setting up,  and we need help from 10 am to 3 pm. The […]

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FINAL VOTE, ADOPTION PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE UNION COUNTY MINING LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS AMENDMENT.

  FINAL VOTE, ADOPTION PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE UNION COUNTY MINING LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS AMENDMENT. This is the culmination of three year’s work to preserve Union County from mining devastation by a big corporation.  We […]

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Investigation: Few results flowing from nutrient reduction plans– Read Florida BMAPs

* The following article is about egregiously excessive nutrient loading in water, due mostly to agriculture, and what it is doing to our nation: CEDAR RAPIDS — America’s Midwest faces worsening trouble with undrinkable well […]

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MAKE OUR VOICE LOUDER!

Every Membership Adds Volume to Our Voice

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

I want to make a difference!

RiverFest 2018 Sustaining Sponsors

RiverFest 2018 Supporting Sponsors

RiverFest 2018 Clean River Team Sponsors

8th Annual OSFR Songwriting Contest Sponsors

Special thanks to…

Jill Heinerth, Colette Jacono, PhD, Storm Roberts, Halcyon Manufacturing, WUBA-FM, Lazy Turtle Lodge and the North Central Florida Blues Society

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