Alachua Conservation Trust

ACT protects the natural, historic, scenic and recreational resources in and around Alachua County, Florida

7204 SE County Road 234 :: Gainesville, Florida 32641 :: Phone 352.373.1078

By John Moran
By John Moran


Alachua Conservation Trust (ACT) is a local, non-profit land trust that works with landowners to protect our great places. Since its incorporation in 1988, ACT has facilitated approximately 14,000 acres of public land purchases and private conservation easements.

What's New


The Florida Water and Land Conservation Initiative, Amendment 1, passes with huge support.

Fall 2014 Gazetteer- Now Available Online

Vote Yes on 1, Fowler’s Prairie Pitcherplant Bog, and much more…

Thank you UFCC & Gator Nation

UFCC provides crucial support for ACT’s basic operations and programming.

LTA Accreditat​ion Renewal- Public Notice

Upcoming Events


Saturday, January 17th
Meet at Powers Park

Join us for our first “Winter” bird walk, led by Ivor Kincaide and Chris Burney.

VOLUNTEER DAY: Prairie Creek Clean-up

Thursday, December 4th
Starting at 1:00pm
Prairie Creek Preserve

Join our ACT interns for an afternoon cleaning a nearby creek.