About why Selby Gardens wants to clear cut 111 mature trees, including 5 grand oaks, to make way for an oversized parking structure & rooftop restaurant.
This is not environmental stewardship – it is habitat destruction for profit.
Gardens are about growing living things… not killing them!
The root issue is the NATURE of the GARDEN
Selby has proposed a Master Plan that transforms a serene green oasis into a commercial event center
Selby Garage - HEIGHT COMPARISON CHART
14 times average person height. 4 times as tall as a giraffe. More than 3 times higher than the landmark “Unconditional Surrender” statue that towers over Sarasota Bay. 25 feet higher than the few Grand Oaks that will remain if this behemoth is built.
Selby Master Plan - FAIRY TALES & FACTS
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