All Eyes photo gallery: Understanding and protecting wild Florida (Photos by Carlton Ward, Jr.)
Carlton Ward, Jr., a National Geographic Explorer focused on understanding and protecting wild Florida, is writing a series of monthly essays for the Tampa Bay Times about Florida conservation and heritage issues. These essays are accompanied by some truly stunning photography from Carlton. Here are the photos from the two essays that have been published to date.
Buying development rights on ranches is making progress in protecting the Everglades Headwaters (Published March 18, 2016)
What the Great Florida Cattle Drive can tell us about the future of Florida and the need to preserve it (Published February 11, 2016)
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