Friends of the Everglades (everglades.org) is offering a day long Everglades adventure on Saturday, March 8th (cost, $50 per person for a guided tour of what experts call the most comprehensive ecosystem restoration project in the world). The Friends of the Everglades trip, by comfortable tour bus, will take a route from Miami towards Lake… Read the Rest»
Dear Friend, Friends of the Everglades is a grass-roots organization in Miami, founded in 1969 by Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Marjory was a fierce advocate for “doing the right thing” for the Everglades, and she knew perfectly well that powerful, wealthy polluters like Big Sugar were determined to extract every ounce of leverage from their prerogatives.… Read the Rest»
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Clay Shaw, Big Sugar and the Everglades by ALAN FARAGO In obituaries, Florida Congressman Clay Shaw has been roundly praised as a moderate Republican and champion of the Everglades. A little too roundly. Shaw served 26 years in Congress, at a time when the GOP perfected polarization tactics as well as any southern Democrat. It is… Read the Rest»
“The case stems from a 2002 suit in which Friends of the Everglades and other environmental advocates demanded…”
Law360, New York (July 01, 2013, 1:17 PM ET) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to weigh in on its efforts to force the Eleventh Circuit to rule on Clean Water Act water transfer permitting exemptions, saying the appeals court’s… refusal to do so creates troubling regulatory ambiguity.… Read the Rest»