• Our Mission

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

    What We Do
  • Our River

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

    What You Can Do
  • Our Legacy

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

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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

Charlie Keith Is Spot On

Following is the Lake City Reporter’s account of the Thursday meeting of the county commissioners where the new septic tank regulations were reviewed.  This was an information-only presentation, with no action by the commissioners. For […]

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The Future of the Ocklawaha River Public Information Session

Way past time to get rid of this dam.  GET IT GONE!     The Future of the Ocklawaha River Public Information Session Florida Defenders of the Environment (FDE) is excited to inform you of […]

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“We’ll take care of our own water.”

The following is taken from a June 20, 2018 news release from the State of Florida.  This skewed image of the governor portrays him as doing everything in his power to fix the problem, all […]

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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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