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What’s causing all these dead fish in the Keys? | Florida Keys News
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 12, 2018

The Florida Keys is experiencing higher than usual fish kills this summer, but wildlife officials don't think it's part of a red tide or other type of algae bloom affecting other parts of South Florida.... Full Article

Algae seen at St. Lucie Lock and Dam as Lake O discharges suspended | TCPalm
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

None Zach Trahan (front), of Port St. Lucie and his twin brother Eben Trahan, of North Carolina, try their luck fishing downstream of the St. Lucie Lock and Dam, with only steady flow of canal runoff comin... Full Article

Gallons of raw sewage flows into creek | News 13
Wastewater
Published: July 09, 2018

Raw sewage flowed into Turkey Creek.... Full Article

Okaloosa County Jail without water | Northwest Florida Daily News
Drinking Water
Published: July 09, 2018

CRESTVIEW — Okaloosa County Jail was without water Monday following a main break underneath the facility.Okaloosa County maintenance crews have begun to dig out the broken pipe to fix the problem, according to a press release from Okaloosa County. The break occurred under the Charlie, Echo and Delta... Full Article

Environmental Group Wants More Time, Discussion Before State Takes Over Federal Wetlands Protection | WFSU
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection is applying to take over duties from the federal government related to protecting its wetlands. But some... Full Article

Sewage spills into creek in Palm Bay | WESH
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

Dan Billow reports.... Full Article

Brian Mast to Army Corps: Use Emergency Measures to Prevent Lake Discharges | Sunshine State News
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

Following Sunday's announcement that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will “conduct a full assessment of system conditions” and Gov. Rick Scott’s announcement he will declare a State of Emergency in Martin County, District 18 U.S. Congressman Brian Mast today urged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers t... Full Article

Algae Bloom in Florida Prompts Fears About Harm to Health and Economy | New York Times
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

An algae bloom in Lake Okeechobee in Florida has grown rapidly and widely, alarming businesses and residents. Other states have also seen such blooms.... Full Article

High levels of fecal bacteria found at 2 Okaloosa parks | Northwest Florida Daily News
Drainage/Stormwater
Published: July 12, 2018

Health advisories have been issued at the parks. ... Full Article

Triumph: Port focus expands beyond dry dock | The Star
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 12, 2018

 There has emerged a Plan B regarding Triumph funding after all.Discussions in the past two weeks have expanded the focus at the Port of Port St. Joe beyond a dry dock for Eastern Shipbuilding to a renewal of the effort to dredge the federally-authorized shipping channel.County and Port St. Joe Port... Full Article