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Study: So. Florida Butterflies Unintended Victims Of Mosquito ControlSpraying insecticides may help control pesky mosquitoes, but South Florida’s butterflies may have become an unintended victim, according to a five-year study.
Congressional Democrats Seek To Step Up Fracking OversightDemocrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste, citing continuing public concern about the potential environmental and health risks of hydraulic fracturing.
EPA: Keystone XL's Climate Impacts Need To Be RevisitedWith the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to "revisit" how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
EPA Chief In Town To Talk Climate Change, PollutionThe head of the Environmental Protection Agency was in South Florida Thursday to talk about climate change.
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Gov. Scott Pledges $130M To Everglades Restoration Florida Gov. Rick Scott pledged $130 million on Wednesday intended for Florida's Everglades and South Florida waterways projects for the upcoming year.
Outdoor Air Quality: Is America Suffocating Itself?This spring, runny eyes and a stuffed up nose may not be the result of seasonal allergens.
Drinking Dirty Water: Is America's Water Safety In Jeopardy?Despite the Safe Drinking Water Act, you and your family may be drinking dirty water.
EPA Gives OK To $880M Everglades Clean-Up PlanThe state of Florida will move forward with a $880 million plan to improve water quality in the Florida Everglades after the plan was given federal approval Wednesday.
Gingrich Tries To Re-Group In South FloridaFresh off a rough debate performance Thursday night in Jacksonville; Newt Gingrich returned to South Florida Friday morning to try and whip up Latino support for Tuesday’s Florida GOP primary.
3 Facing Prison Time In $1M Toilet Paper Scam A South Florida trio is facing up to two decades in prison after they were allegedly involved in a $1 million toilet paper scam in Palm Beach County.
Michele Bachmann Wraps Florida Tour In MiamiRepublican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann will wrapped up her four day tour of Florida with a stop in Miami on Monday.