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More Than 2,700 Acres Protected for Two South Florida Flowers


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More Than 2,700 Acres Protected for Two South Florida Flowers

Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - As a result of a 2011 agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today designated 2,706 acres as protected critical habitat for Carter’s small-flowered flax and Florida brickell-bush, two imperiled flowers found only in the disappearing pine rocklands of Miami-Dade County, Fla.

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