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This is What Winning Looks Like
Aug 06, 2019
13 months ago, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers didn’t track toxic algae in Lake Okeechobee discharges. Today, they are changing the way they manage the lake specifically to prevent harmful health effects from toxic algae. This is huge news, and we are grateful to all who have helped us keep the pressure on.

Maggy Hurchalla's Keynote Address at Friends of the Everglades' 50th Anniversary celebration!
Apr 23, 2019
Where are we with saving the Everglades?

Marjory Stoneman Douglas' Legacy: Friends of the Everglades at 50!
Apr 23, 2019
This short film is part of a larger project by the Center for Cultural Preservation on the river heroes of the South.  Guardians of Our Troubled Waters will be released this summer.  More information can be found at    

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