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

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Poinciana Gardens

March 16, 2021 Via Email Mayor Michelle Coldiron Commissioner David Rice Commissioner Craig Cates Commissioner Mike Forster Commissioner Eddie Martinez   Re:      Agenda Item N3 – Poinciana Gardens Senior Living Facility Dear Mayor Coldiron and Monroe County...

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Western Dry Rocks

  February 17, 2021 Via email: jessica.mccawley@myfwc.com Jessica McCawley Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Marine Fisheries Department 620 South Meridian Street Tallahassee, FL 32399-1600 Re:      Expanded Protection of Western Dry Rocks Dear...

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Proposed fertilizer Ordinance

February 15, 2021 Sent via email Mayor Michelle Coldiron, and Monroe County Board of Commissioners   Dear Mayor Coldiron and Commissioners Cates, Martinez, Rice and Forster: The board of directors of Last Stand fully supports the county pursuing a fertilizer...

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Letter to Senator Ana Maria Rodriguez

February 15, 2021   Via email: rodriguez.anamaria@flsenate.gov   Senator Ana Maria Rodriguez 318 Senate Office Building 404 South Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32399 Dear Senator Rodriguez, The board of directors of Last Stand asks you to strenuously oppose...

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Be My Valentine

Did you know that you can generate donations while shopping for your valentine, at no extra cost? Simply start your shopping at smile.amazon.com/ch/65-0005784 to confirm "Protect Key West Inc" as your charity of choice, and AmazonSmile will donate a portion of your...

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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.