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Editorial: Crisis only grows below the algae on the Caloosahatchee River | News-Press
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 10, 2018

But this problem runs much deeper than what we see on the Caloosahatchee. This crisis will not be fixed tomorrow.... Full Article

St. Johns Riverkeeper to take samples after algae reemerges | News4Jax
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 11, 2018

Toxic algae has reemerged in the St. Johns River, primarily in a stretch from Doctors Lake in Clay County to the Shands Bridge in St. Johns County. ... Full Article

Algae blooms threaten Florida waterways | Villages News
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 11, 2018

Right now, parts of South Florida are once again in a state of emergency because of a toxic, slimy, green algae bloom that's spreading from Lake... Full Article

Why Is Miami Beach Adding Tons of New Sand to Its Beaches During Sea Turtle Season? | Miami New Times
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 11, 2018

This week, crews began work on an ambitious new beach renourishment project in Miami Beach, where Hurricane Irma washed away much of the shoreline. The $1.5 million emergency project, which involves trucking in 32,000 tons of sand from Central Florida, won't be done until at least November. But...... Full Article

Stop dumping biosolids around Blue Cypress Lake | TCPalm
Environmental Restoration Wastewater
Published: July 11, 2018

Tragically, environmental protection in Florida tends to be reactive.... Full Article

Seminole County residents fight against development of rural land | WESH
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 11, 2018

Residents near the land between the between the Econlockhatchee River and Chuluota Road are fighting to keep the land pristine.... Full Article

Toilet to tap? Daytona Beach experiments with turning treated wastewater into drinking water | WFTV
Wastewater
Published: July 12, 2018

The city of Daytona Beach is part of a new pilot program to experiment with turning treated wastewater into drinking water. ... Full Article

Brevard Public Schools sample barrier island campuses | Florida Today
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 11, 2018

Brevard Public Schools drew tap water samples at barrier island schools this week.... Full Article

'Gulf Coast will take a massive hit,' scientist in climate change study says | Times-Picayune
Drainage/Stormwater
Published: July 12, 2018

Heat seen to drive up violent crime, slow workers, raise cooling costs, threaten lives... Full Article

Gov. Scott declares state of emergency due to algal blooms | Fort Myers Beach Observer
Environmental Restoration
Published: July 09, 2018

Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Lee County Monday after taking a tour of the Caloosahatchee River and seeing for himself how algal blooms have impacted water quality. Scott came to Southwest Florida for a first-hand look at the urging of the local legislative delegation. The go... Full Article