Kirk Fordham

Florida Everglades

Gov. Scott Proposes Restoring Everglades Funding

Governor Rick Scott has proposed restoring some spending for environmentally sensitive land. The proposal would put $40 million into Everglades restoration.


Florida Everglades

Scott Pleases Everglades Activists With Restoration Plan

Some environmentalists expressed optimism Friday at a proposal by Gov. Rick Scott aimed at trying to resolve a years-long dispute over restoring the Everglades, despite the state’s assertion that it needs several more years to get the ecosystem clean.


Governor Rick Scott

Scott Clarifies Position On Everglades Drilling

Drilling for oil in the Florida Everglades has become a slippery slope for Gov. Rick Scott.