Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Agreement To Continue Work On Key Reservoir Aiding In Everglades RestorationGov. Ron DeSantis has signed an agreement with the Army Corps of Engineers that will continue work on a key reservoir meant to aid in Everglades restoration.
Florida Senate Proposes Money For Everglades, Sea Level RiseGovernor Ron DeSantis would get more than he requested for Everglades restoration and water projects in the coming year under an initial Senate budget proposal that also would set up a grant program to address sea-level rise.
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.
Gov. DeSantis Announces Upcoming Contract Phase 2 Of Everglades RestorationFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday the upcoming contract advertisement for Tamiami Trail Next Steps Phase 2 Project for the restoration of the Everglades.
Florida's Efforts To Restore Everglades Receive $60M BoostFlorida’s efforts to restore the Everglades received a $60 million boost Monday from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Trump Says He'll Push For $200 Million For Everglades WorkThe president has his eye on helping a part of the country near and dear to his heart.
Senator Marco Rubio Says Donald Trump Did Not Betray Florida On Everglades FundingFor the third year in a row, President Donald Trump has cut federal funding for Everglades restoration in his budget, from $200 million to $63 million.
New Hunt For Oil In Florida Raises Environmental ConcernsRenewed hunts for oil in sensitive Florida ecosystems have environmental groups raising questions about the state's regulation of the oil and gas industry.
Request For Exploratory Oil Well West Of Miramar Sparks DebateA Miami real estate company which owns 20,000 acres in the Everglades has filed an application with the state to build an exploratory well in southern Broward. But the move has sparked a fight with environmentalists.
Vice President Biden Talks Everglades With Florida OfficialsVice President Joe Biden is set to meet with Florida officials Thursday to talk about efforts to protect the Everglades.
Little Land Buying In Senate's Amendment 1 PlanThe Senate doesn't intend for Florida to acquire much land in the first year of increased funding under a voter-approved constitutional amendment aimed at land and water conservation.
Advocates: State Should Spend More On Children In Surplus YearChildren's advocates say they're "cautiously optimistic" about Gov. Rick Scott's budget recommendations for the coming spending year, which contain relatively few cuts to programs that serve Florida's children.
Scott Announces Billions To Restore the EvergladesThe governor made an announcement Tuesday that, if passed, could be great news for Florida’s famed River of Grass.
Green Dye Released In Everglades' WaterWhile it may not make it glow in the dark, neon green dye released into the water in the Everglades will help scientists working on projects aimed at restoring its natural flow through the wetlands.
Federal Bill Contains $1 Billion For Everglades RestorationA bipartisan federal resources bill includes $1 billion for Everglades restoration projects. Congress is likely to pass the Water Resources Reform and Development Act next week.