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.

Part Time Job at Last Stand

The Executive Coordinator (E.C.) serves as administrative assistant for Last Stand.  In this role, the E.C. manages communications via email, postal mail, or voicemail; processes donations for deposit and makes bank deposits, pays bills authorized by Treasurer and...

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Vote For Affordable Housing

Last Stand board is endorsing a Yes Vote for the Key West March 13, 2018 special election. The ballot question is simple and straightforward. If approved, the city charter will be  amended as follows: The maximum allowable height for habitable space on approximately...

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Florida 2018 Legislative Priorities

Committee Hearings are in process in the Florida Legislature prior to the opening of the 2018 session this coming January. Last Stand has adopted legislative priorities to protect the environment and quality of life for Monroe County as well as all of Florida....

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Opposing Deep Injection Well Plan for Everglades

South Florida Water Management District voted June 8th to go against Army Corps of Engineers decision not to include deep injection wells as a part of Lake Okeechobee Watershed Project. Last Stand joined 73 organizations and businesses in a letter to Governor Scott...

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Supporting Keys Environmental Organizations

The recovery from Hurricane Irma is still under way, and we're mindful that many donors' priorities are with the health and human service agencies on the front lines serving those in need. We also recognize that environmental service organizations will be struggling...

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Evacuation Planning For Harvey

Last Stand is calling on the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners to direct county-wide emergency management planners to revise hurricane evacuation procedures to better assure the safety of residents and visitors to the Florida Keys. Hurricane Harvey is the...

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Last Stand Action Alert

Last Stand is concerned about the impact of unmanaged residential growth and unsustainable tourism on hurricane evacuation, our residential quality of life and our environment. Review the documents below for more information on this topic.