Listed below are conservation lands located within Volusia County. These lands are owned by various entities including the county, the St. Johns River Water Management District, the State of Florida, and the federal government. There are a myriad of habitat types within the county which varies from preserve to preserve depending on the terrain. Clicking on the hyperlinks below will provide additional information on habitats, trails and amenities to all conservation lands. Visit our County Preserves webpage to find out more about what Volusia County's preserves have to offer. We hope you will find these conservation lands have something to offer everyone. Enjoy your visit to natural Florida!
The St. Johns River Water Management district is one of five water districts throughout the state and is dedicated to the preservation and management of Florida's water resources. One of the ways this is accomplished is through the acquisition of land. In addition to protecting and maintaining water resources and the integrity of ecological systems these lands provide recreational opportunities.