The mission of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida is to “protect Southwest Florida’s unique natural environment and quality of life, now and forever.” The organization is located on 21 acres in Naples, Florida and features the Conservancy of Southwest Florida Nature Center.See Conservancy of Southwest Florida and all Naples has to offer by arranging your trip with our Naples tour itinerary tool.
The Conservancy dates back to 1964 when a small group of concerned citizens in Naples, Florida succeeded in stopping the construction of a roadway through Rookery Bay. Ever since, the Conservancy has focused on protecting the water, land and wildlife of the Southwest Florida area through environmental policy, science, education and wildlife rehabilitation.
The Conservancy of Southwest Florida focuses its efforts in five Southwest Florida counties: Collier, Charlotte, Lee, Hendry and Glades.
Conservancy of Southwest Florida reviews
I lived here for 20 years before I took visitors there to kill time. I was pleasantly surprised. Just 5 minutes from my home, and you are in a south Florida swamp. Just awesome, yet right in the city. more »
The sunset cruise on the Good Fortune II on Rookery Bay was both beautiful and informative. While Rookery Bay is breathtaking in its peaceful beauty, so much activity, nevertheless, took place during.... more »
The conservancy is a great experience full of knowledgeable young people who obviously love their job working with the animals. It's a great learning experience and just a wonderful nonprofit organization that not only cares about animals, but the environment and the earth! Highly recommend visiting and supporting them in their efforts to keep wild animals, the earth and waters protected.
We loved visiting the conservancy on our trip to Naples. We went into the animal hospital and was able to see a baby otter, a bald eagle and some owls who are being treated. Such a wonderful place and a beautiful mission. Highly recommend stopping by. Super kid friendly.
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