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Progress On Florida Everglades Conservation

Sierra Club Florida News has a new article about a step forward in the conservation of the Everglades

Last week the Sierra Club and its allies scored a major victory when state water managers decided to move forward on a plan to restore water flow across Florida’s state-owned Everglades.

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Hungry For More Oil (Blog Post no.5)

After listening to the podcast which explains how the Oil Industry is eyeing Florida’s Everglades one could only give out a sad sigh. I mean, the people have spoken and no one is listening. 654 more words

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Betty Mae Tiger Jumper is an inspirational woman who demonstrated character, courage, and commitment during her life. The picture book biography, She Sang Promise:  The Story of Betty Mae Jumper, Seminole Tribal Leader… 252 more words

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Study: Burmese Pythons Have Incredible Sense Of Direction

MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — South Florida’s Burmese python population explosion may be a bit harder to deal with than originally thought.

According to new research, Burmese pythons have an incredible sense of direction and are really good at finding their way home. 481 more words

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