everglades

March 17, 2017

This bird has something to say about Florida Bay — and it’s not good

From a Miami Herald article on March 17: “This year, northeast Florida Bay had colonies on only two keys, South Nest and Duck keys. More and […]
March 16, 2017

FCV Position Statement on SB10 and Protecting Water & Land Resources

In Florida, preserving land is conserving water. Wetlands are nature’s water storage systems and act as pollution filters. It’s also far less expensive to buy land […]
March 13, 2017

You, too, can hunt pythons. One Florida agency is offering to pay you to kill them.

From a Washington Post article on March 13: “In the four years since, Florida’s python problem has gotten worse. The giant snakes have turned up in […]
January 19, 2017

Miami Herald: Court reinstates EPA rule to allow pumping dirty water unchecked

The Everglades restoration effort top priority is clean water, so why are companies allowed to pollute the water freely? From a January 19 article in the […]