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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    

Friends of the Everglades 50th Anniversary Event
Mar 07, 2019
Join us as we celebrate our 50th anniversary on April 7, 2019 – Everglades Day and Marjory’s birthday. Net proceeds from the event will support Friends’ work to carry on Marjory’s remarkable legacy of standing up to politicians and other powerful interests to defend our River of Grass. Click here...

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The fish swimming in our Everglades are poisoned with toxic mercury. The only way to fix this is to regulate runoff from the Everglades Agricultural Area.
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FPL's Turkey Point nuclear power plant is cooled by outdated technology that has been polluting our waters.
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Sign on to tell our commissioners to not extend the Urban Development Boundary into the Everglades!
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