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Tell Gov. DeSantis and DEP Secretary Valenstein to take bold action to prevent toxic algae.
Quick-access resources to help you track existing harmful algae blooms and the risk of toxic discharges from Lake Okeechobee.
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Will the EAA Reservoir work? Experts say it won’t. We hired a wetlands expert to examine the projects effectiveness and articulated 20 concerns to the Army Corps of Engineers.
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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 EAA.
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Friends of the Everglades Coverage
Palm Beach Post Celebrate Earth Day by drafting a Lake O plan that will protect the lake and the waterways that depend on it
Sun Sentinel Earth Day: Protect Lake Okeechobee and waterways that depend on it | Opinion
The News-Press (Fort Myers) Guest opinion: On this 50th Earth Day, a case for changing how we manage Lake Okeechobee
Daytona Beach News-Journal Signs of life in S. Florida river point to hope for recovery | EVE SAMPLES
The Invading Sea We should celebrate Earth Day by drafting a Lake Okeechobee plan that will protect the lake and the waterways that depend on it
Environmentalists to Army Corps: Reservoir to cut Lake Okeechobee discharges won’t work
After 20 years in journalism, I’m leaving to work full-time for clean water | Eve Samples
Army Corps’ dry-season approach for Lake Okeechobee is a step backwards | Opinion
Game-changing revelations from water management officials