Everglades, Florida Bay Restoration Gets Help With Underground 'Curtain Wall' ApprovalThe South Florida Water Management District Governing Board has approved the construction of a 2.3-mile stretch of underground wall to keep water in Everglades National Park and mitigate flooding near the 8.5 Square Mile Area, known as Las Palmas in unincorporated Miami-Dade County.
'This Is Our Existential Challenge': Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava On Sea Level Rise StrategyMiami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava marks one hundred days in office on Friday with a call to action on rising sea levels and makes a pledge that fixing the pressing problem is now a priority.
Lawmakers Target Biscayne Bay WoesA commission made up of local, state and federal officials would oversee efforts to stave off the environmental decline of Biscayne Bay, under a legislative proposal filed Monday.
100 Yards Of Hope Coral Reef Restoration Project Now Focused On Saving The Sea UrchinThe Super Bowl may be over but its environmental mission to save Florida’s coral reefs is still underway with the 100 Yards of Hope coral reef restoration project which is now focused on returning long-spine sea urchins to Rainbow Reef off Key Biscayne.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Budget Plan Addresses Climate Change ImpactsGov. Ron DeSantis wants to spend $25 million next year and more in coming years to set up a program that would help address coastal flooding and other climate-change impacts across the state.
Super Bowl LV NFL Green Week Stretches Into South Florida With Coral Reef Restoration ProjectNFL's Green Week in Tampa ahead of the Super Bowl is being felt in South Florida with the continued restoration of a section of Florida's endangered coral reef.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis' Plan Would Address Climate Impacts, Environmental ConcernsGov. Ron DeSantis wants to spend $25 million next year and more in coming years to set up a program that would help address coastal flooding and other climate-change impacts across the state.
City Of Miami & Nature Conservancy Receive $400K Grant To Protect Biscayne BayOn the same day President Biden laid out his agenda on climate change, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez announced a partnership to help restore a stretch of shoreline along Biscayne Bay.
Restored Corals Observed Spawning For First Time In Waters Off MiamiStaghorn corals grown in a nursery and replanted at a reef restoration site off Key Biscayne have spawned for the first time which is providing hope that rebuilding Florida’s valuable marine ecosystems may be possible.
Miami Proud: 4ocean Co-founders Reach Major Milestone To Help Environment & Expand Product Line4ocean's South Florida co-founders, whose mission is to remove pollution from the ocean, has hit a new milestone.
Super Bowl LIV E-Waste Recycling Rally and Tree GiveawayDo you have a pile of old cell phones, computers, or televisions growing taller by the minute and you don’t know how to safely dispose of it? Well here’s how!
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Likely To Get Environmental Money In Upcoming SessionGov. Ron DeSantis appears poised for a victory as he seeks environmental money to combat water-quality problems that plague the state.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Praised, Criticized On Environmental SpendingGov. Ron DeSantis drew praise as “a true environmental leader” but was also criticized for not putting more money toward the Florida Forever program and failing to adequately prepare the state for climate change as he released a proposed $91.4 billion budget on Monday.
Florida Nature Center Finds Tiny Turtle With 104 Plastic Pieces In TummyAn endangered baby loggerhead turtle that washed up on a Florida beach had eaten 104 pieces of plastic.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Rolls Out Environmental ProposalsGov. Ron DeSantis wants lawmakers to double fines for sewage spills into waterways and to lock an environmental-funding pledge into state budgets for at least the next three years.