Maintain the EcoSystem

Our wildlife lives on a delicately balanced eco-system. Our job is to maintain this balance.

Promote, Preserve & Protect

Last Stand has been organized to promote, preserve, and protect the quality of life in the city of Key West, the Florida Keys and their environs, with particular emphasis on the natural environment.

Photo taken by Last Stand member:
Lynne Bentley-Kemp

Photo taken by Last Stand member:
Lynne Bentley-Kemp

Photo taken by Last Stand member:
Lynne Bentley-Kemp

Is your beach safe for swimming?

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Florida Friendly Fertilizer Ordinance

Florida Friendly Fertilizer Ordinance

  June 11, 2021 Via Email Mayor Michelle Coldiron Commissioner David Rice Commissioner Craig Cates Commissioner Mike Forster Commissioner Eddie Martinez Re:      Agenda Item Q6: Adoption of Florida-Friendly Fertilizer Ordinance Dear Mayor and Monroe County...

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Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster Mini-Season

May 4, 2021 Mr. Rodney Barreto, Chairman Mr. Robert Spottswood Mr. Steven Hudson Mr. Gary Nicklaus Mr. Gary Lester Ms. Sonya Rood Mr. Michael Sole Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Farris Bryant Building 620 S. Meridian Street Tallahassee, Florida...

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Completion of Everglades Restoration Projects

Completion of Everglades Restoration Projects

May 18, 2021 Via Email Mayor Michelle Coldiron Commissioner David Rice Commissioner Craig Cates Commissioner Mike Forster Commissioner Eddie Martinez Re:      Agenda Item N8 – Completion of Everglades Restoration Projects Dear Mayor and Monroe County Commissioners:...

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Last Stand Comments to DRC for Florigan LLC

Last Stand Comments to DRC for Florigan LLC

April 27, 2021 Via Email: aguila-ilze@monroecounty-fl.gov Ilze Aguila Sr. Coordinator Planning Commission Marathon Government Center 2798 Overseas Highway, Suite 400 Marathon, FL  33050 Re:       Comments by Last Stand for Development Review Committee Meeting, 4-27-21...

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Goliath grouper

Goliath grouper

April 26, 2021 Via email: commissioners@myfwc.com Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Marine Fisheries Department 620 South Meridian Street Tallahassee, FL 32399-1600 Re:      Goliath grouper Dear Commissioners, The board of directors of Last Stand is...

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Florigan Community Meeting Held on April 5, 2021

Florigan Community Meeting Held on April 5, 2021

April 6, 2021 Via Email: aguila-ilze@monroecounty-fl.gov Ilze Aguila Sr. Coordinator Planning Commission Marathon Government Center 2798 Overseas Highway, Suite 400 Marathon, FL  33050 Re:       Comments by Last Stand for Florigan Community Meeting, 4-5-21 Applicant: ...

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Last Stand Needs Board Members

We are looking for part-time and full-time residents who want to participate with Last Stand board members to promote, protect and preserve the quality of life and environment of the Florida Keys. Time committment is for a 2 hour meeting twice per month. Currently we meet the Monday before the First and Third Tuesdays of the month beginning at 12:30 pm at the Key West branch of Monroe County Library.