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Your taxes at work … for a select few

Over a quarter century has gone by and the State of Florida's promise to clean up pollution fouling the Everglades hasn't happened yet... [...]

August 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Update: Good news from Now or Neverglades

Scientist Ernie Marks was just tapped to take over the Executive Director of the SFWMD role, replacing Peter Antonacci. [...]

August 7, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Florida to build a bridge – 87 years late

The Tamiami Trail project will move more water south from Lake Okeechobee which directly benefits the Everglades, as well as the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Estuaries [...]

March 23, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Florida’s Conservation Lands catch a break

The cancellation of Dept. of Environmental Protection's Conservation Land Surplus program is a big win for the citizens of Florida [...]

March 14, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Saving Florida’s Indian River Lagoon

Florida's DEP held a public meeting regarding Indian River Lagoon pollution [...]

September 4, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: It’s Big Sugar, stupid!

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection hosted a public meeting before roughly 60 attendees [...]

August 22, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: Florida agencies working together

Addressing issues affecting St. Lucie River and Estuary, Indian River Lagoon and Lake Okeechobee [...]

August 19, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

News: Florida DEP – $6.5 mm to aid St. John’s River water quality recovery

Florida DEP will dedicate $6.5 million in the coming fiscal year to water quality improvements for the St. Johns River [...]

June 7, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot

Conservation: FL DEP issues final major Picayune Strand Everglades Restoration permit

The Picayune Strand Restoration Project is a project component of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan [...]

May 19, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Spot