|Everglades refuge stalled at 10 acres but expected to grow|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
When a national wildlife refuge was created two years ago to preserve a vast landscape between Orlando and the Everglades, authorities warned that assembling the property wouldn’t happen quickly.
They were right about that. The refuge today amounts to 10 acres donated by the Nature Conservancy. Nothing so far has been purchased by the U.S. government, but $4.5 million should be available for land buys in the near future.
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