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Please support the Now or Neverglades Declaration!

Friends, In March of 2015 over 200 Everglades scientists signed a petition declaring that, “As a scientist working in the Everglades, it is my scientific opinion that increased storage and treatment of fresh water south of Lake Okeechobee, and additional flow from the lake southward, is essential to restoring the Everglades, Florida Bay, and the…  Read the Rest»

July 11, 2016 in Education, News and Media by

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Friends of the Everglades 2016 annual meeting

 April 18th, 2016 Friends, The public is invited to attend Friends of the Everglades 47th annual meeting Sunday, May 22nd, 1:00-3:00 in the historic Doc Thomas House at Tropical Audubon Society’s headquarters, 5530 Sunset Drive (parking available behind the house, on SW 55th Ave.). Laura Reynolds, currently the a consultant representing the Southern Alliance for…  Read the Rest»

April 18, 2016 in Education, News and Media by

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Everglades group wants state to buy more Big Sugar land

Buying more Big Sugar land is at the top of Everglades advocates’ 2015 to-do list, with taxpayers potentially facing a price tag that could hit $350 million. The Everglades Coalition is calling for the state to buy another 46,800 acres of U.S. Sugar Corp. land. The sugar cane fields and other property south of Lake…  Read the Rest»

February 5, 2015 in Education by

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Restoring the Heart of the Everglades: the Challenges and Benefits

Check out this short review of the status of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) and Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP): Restoring the Heart of the Everglades: the Challenges and Benefits National Wetlands Newsletter, Vol. 36, No. 6, Copyright © 2014 Environmental Law Institute ® Washington, DC, USA

November 17, 2014 in Education by

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A letter from Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg

Dear Friend,  As you may have heard, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers failed to approve the Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) last week on Earth Day, April 22nd. This is devastating news. CEPP is a critical component to restoring America’s Everglades: it is the only project that enables water to be stored, treated and then moved south to…  Read the Rest»

May 6, 2014 in Education by

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