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Conservation News: A National Park, Sea Change and Looking Back

Author environmentalist Marjory Stoneman Douglas prophesied in her book that urban development and water diversion would dry out Florida. She only forgot pollution [...]

October 18, 2016 Conservation News, RECENT, Slide

Florida: Are they finally going to save the Everglades? Nah

It is the strangest thing; everyone in the world knows that Lake Okeechobee's water has to be sent south. If it continues to be sent east and west, it's game over for Florida [...]

August 11, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Florida, Slide

Believe It Or Not: Fracking in the Everglades? It could be South Florida’s gift to the country

Oil drilling is still goverened by "Drill Baby, Drill" thinking - originated by our current litter of wanna-be politicians. The consequences of reckless fossil fuel extraction has a recorded history of walk-away when things go wrong and let taxpayers pay [...]

May 9, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust: Conservation Captain of the Month, Duane Baker

Capt. Duane Baker is a Florida Keys, Everglades National Park and Biscayne Bay professional guide with a special skills in fly fishing and environmental astuteness. Looking for a great day on the water? Call him. [...]

November 25, 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Everglades National Park GMP formally adopted

While work may start on some plan elements, Ramos emphasizes, "Implementing the plan will not happen all at once and is likely to take many years, as funds and resources become available." [...]

November 3, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Everglades and Dry Tortugas NP’s increased entrance fees

Additional revenue from this fee increase will address deferred maintenance project costs for parks around the country. Deferred means work not done when scheduled [...]

October 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Upper Keys Bonefish shortage spurs collabrative study

Project Bay Bones is being done in collaboration with researchers from Everglades National Park, U.S. Geological Survey, and the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commissio [...]

September 28, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Final GMP for ENP meets expectations of stakeholders

Covering much of the southern tip of mainland Florida and nearly all of Florida Bay, Everglades National Park is home to some of the best recreational fishing opportunities that Florida has to offer [...]

September 4, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Video: “You can observe a lot just by watching.” Yogi Berra

There are lots of fly fishing films out there and these are but three of them, and they're very good. Nothing is fake, staged or contrived... [...]

June 25, 2015 RECENT, Slide, Videos

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