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New Hunt For Oil In Florida Raises Environmental Concerns

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MIAMI (AP) — Renewed hunts for oil in sensitive Florida ecosystems have environmental groups raising questions about the state’s regulation of the oil and gas industry. 895 more words


Help Save the Everglades from more destruction, STOP ROGG (River of Grass Greenway).

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Published on Jun 26, 2015

“These are all images from the ROGG plan that look to be on the path that will be removed. 1,357 more words


Request For Exploratory Oil Well West Of Miramar Sparks Debate

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami real estate company which owns 20,000 acres in the Everglades has filed an application with the state to build an exploratory well in southern Broward. 374 more words


Big Sugar Summit: Keynote Address: Chairman Colley Billie, Miccosukee Tribe

Big Sugar Summit: Keynote Address: Chairman Colley Billie, Miccosukee Tribe

So honored that Chairman Collie Billie came and he was the keynote speaker at the Big Sugar Summit. 733 more words


Does the will of the voters matter? Maybe not when it comes to allocating Amendment 1 funds

A few weeks after Amendment 1 passed with a whopping 75 percent approval of Florida voters last November, we began warning that legislators would have difficulty resisting such a large pot of money for their own purposes. 391 more words


Have you ever actually seen an Everglades restoration project?

After months of being blamed by environmental groups for the past, present and future demise of the St. Lucie Estuary, the South Florida Water Management District unveiled its latest public relations effort last week – … 300 more words


Get to Know Know Your SFWMD Board of Governors: Rick Barber: Welcome to Waterworld!

Get to Know Know Your SFWMD  Board of Governors : Rick Barber: Welcome to Waterworld!

[Term: 3/2015 – 3/2019

Lee, Collier, Hendry and Charlotte counties… 665 more words