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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 […]
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 […]
January 18, 2017

Sun Sentinel: Protect the Everglades, not sugar farmers | Editorial

Senate President Joe Negron is leading the fight for conservation and restoration the the Florida Everglades. From a January 18 editorial in the Sun Sentinel: Negron […]
December 10, 2016

News Press: Senate passes bill with Everglades money

Everglades restoration funding was increased through this bill, which allows half of the money to be funded by the federal government. From the December 10 article in […]