A new Native Planting at Fort Cooper State Park!!

The Friends of Fort Cooper and Citrus FNPS teamed up to install native plants in what was an unsightly turfgrass traffic island. Read about it here.  Another, larger installation will take place later in the year.

Internships Available

Available Positions

Volunteer Hours Coordinator

Publicity/Newletter Assistant

Plant Sale Assistant

If you are interested, please call Sue or Athena at 352 631-8444 or email:


Are you eligible for a Grant from Citrus Chapter?

Individuals and groups located in or adjacent to the chapter area of Citrus County are eligible for grants up to $300. FNPS membership is not required.

Click to download the Guidelines and the Application on these grants.

Up to $100 is available to FNPS members with native plant projects in the area. Projects could be additions to existing gardens, container gardens, Monarch Way-stations, invasive removal & restoration, entryway  landscaping, educational outreach, etc. - Be Creative!

Click here for information on these mini-grants.


Published on  April 5th, 2021