South Florida Water Management District

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Funding Issue Resolved For Everglades Restoration Projects

A pair of Everglades restoration projects, stalled due to a funding stalemate, will now move forward.

05/01/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Everglades Park Going Ahead With Planned Burn

Residents and drivers in southern Miami-Dade may get a whiff of smoke in the air on Tuesday. Not to worry.

02/18/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Burn Planned Tuesday In Everglades National Park

Residents and drivers in southern Miami-Dade may get a whiff of smoke in the air on Tuesday. Not to worry.

02/10/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Advocates Say Canal Project Improving Florida Bay

A major Everglades restoration project is exceeding expectations after its first year of operations, according to environmental activists.

01/18/2014

Heavy rain created high-water conditions in portions of the Everglades. (Source: CBS4)

Gap Cut Into Old Tamiami Trail To Boost Water Flow

Another step has been taken to increase the flow of water into Everglades National Park.

CBS Miami–09/04/2013

Lake Okeechobee

Corps To Continue Lake Okeechobee Water Releases

Heavy rains have soaked South Florida at an above-average rate for the past couple months and Lake Okeechobee, a usually shallow lake, has swelled to almost 16-feet.

08/08/2013

Everglades National Park

Everglades Overflowing From Wetter Wet Season

Drought conditions will not worry tourists wanting to go sight-seeing on airboats at Everglades Holiday Park.

CBS4–07/26/2013

The annual Hyatt family Christmas display is dividing the neighborhood. (CBS4)

Plantation Neighborhood At Odds Over Christmas Display…In May

Although the holidays are months away, a Christmas battle is brewing in a quiet Plantation Acres neighborhood and it’s driving a wedge between neighbors.

CBS4–05/13/2013

The Everglades

House Panel Approves Everglades Plan Amid Cost Arguments

A House panel unanimously approved a bill to update the restoration plan for the Everglades over the objections of environmental groups Thursday, setting the stage for what could be a complicated battle over the next phase of repairs for the “River of Grass.”

CBS4–03/08/2013

Everglades National Park (Source nationalparkservice.org)

Officials Hope Canal Project Improves Florida Bay

There’s a major move Friday to improve the health of the ailing Florida Bay.

CBS4–01/11/2013

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