Discharges From Florida’s Lake Okeechobee Challenged In Federal LawsuitDischarges from Florida's Lake Okeechobee that send nutrients down two rivers triggering algae blooms are being challenged in a new federal lawsuit.
Democratic Hopeful Pete Buttigieg Says He Can Work With Gov. DeSantis On Environment, SchoolsPresidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg says he would set aside politics and work with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis to fund “good” environmental projects.
'We Are In This For The Long Haul': Florida's 4Ocean Founders Work To Save The Seas From TrashSouth Floridians are blessed to live near the ocean and enjoy beautiful beaches and two local men are working to keep it that way, not only here but across the globe.
South Florida Mayors Launch Strategy To Address Environmental, Economic & Social ChallengesSouth Florida Mayors helped unveil 'Resilient 305' on Thursday morning, a 20-year strategy to tackle environmental, economic and social challenges for our region.
Faster Than Previously Predicted, Rising Sea Levels Could Submerge Huge Coastal CitiesA new study has a grim forecast for several coastal cities around the globe.
Mentoring Matters: Passion For Butterflies Turns Into Educational InitiativeA Davie high school student’s butterfly garden, which began as a science project, is taking on a life of its own, and is now being incorporated into school-wide K-12 curriculum at NSU University School.
Governor DeSantis Announces Creation Of Blue-Green Algae Task ForceFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis named five experts to the newly-created blue-green algae task force on Monday afternoon.
Miami Beach Kicks Off Plastic Free Initiative In Hopes Of Helping EnvironmentThe world is drowning in plastic. Oceans are full of it and wildlife is being severely impacted.
Gov. DeSantis Gets Legislative Support For Environmental ProjectsGov. Ron DeSantis would get nearly all the money he’s requested for environmental projects in an initial House budget proposal for next year.
‘Fracking' Ban Advances In The Florida Senate Amid ConcernsA move to ban “fracking” in Florida advanced Monday in the Senate with some oil-drilling protections for the Everglades, but not more comprehensive language sought by environmentalists.
Florida Senate Fracking Bill Draws CriticismIncreased protections for the Everglades could be added to a controversial measure that would ban the oil- and gas-drilling technique known as fracking.
Cooking, Cleaning Could Raise Air Pollution Levels In Homes, Study SaysResearchers say cooking, cleaning, and other household activities generate levels of pollution in the average home similar to that of a polluted major city.
Court Clears Way For Everglades DrillingOverturning a decision by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, an appeals court Tuesday ordered the state to issue a permit to a major Broward County landowner that wants to drill an exploratory oil well in the Everglades.
DeSantis Cleans House At South Florida Water Management With 3 More ResignationsGovernor Ron DeSantis’s takeover of the South Florida Water Management District is now complete with three new resignations in the last 24 hours.
Florida Governor DeSantis Makes SFWMD Appointments, Seeks $625 Million For EvergladesFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis made a couple of appointments to the South Florida Water Management District governing board on Tuesday and recommended $625M for water resources projects.