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Ten things to know about the Herbert Hoover Dike and why Trump is weighing in

Politicians have fought for years over who should pay for repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike around Lake Okeechobee, but President Donald Trump has recently boosted the debate. 606 more words

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Ten things to know about the Herbert Hoover Dike and why Trump is weighing in

Politicians have fought for years over who should pay for repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike around Lake Okeechobee, but President Donald Trump has recently boosted the debate. 606 more words

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New digs! Follow me there!

I just put this page together and it’s in it infancy. I’m so sick of all the propaganda and thuggery. On all sides. I’m sick of peoples egos getting in the way. 50 more words

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Saving the Everglades -- Florida's "River of Grass"

Without the Everglades, Florida really wouldn’t be Florida. That would be like Colorado without the Rocky Mountains, or Arizona without the Grand Canyon.

The subtropical wilderness that is the Everglades is created by slow-moving fresh water flowing south from the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, through Lake Okeechobee, through sawgrass and tree islands to the mangroves and seagrasses of Florida Bay. 588 more words

Robert Deen

SWEETS FOR YOUR TREATS

SWEETS FOR YOUR TREATS
(To tune of “Sweets for my Sweet,” by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, originally recorded by The Drifters in 1961).

I could show you a menu of pollutants. 124 more words