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Florida's River of Grass Gets a Conservation Boost
Environment  (tags: everglades, funding, conservation, environment, ecosystems, government, GoodNews, green, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 17 days ago - csmonitor.com
The Everglades will receive $250 million in dedicated funding, protecting the habitat of more than 77 endangered or threatened species.
Python Snakes In The Everglades Devastating Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: pythons, ecosystem, everglades, Florida, burmese pythons, spreading )

Dandelion
- 262 days ago - usnews.com
They eat everything, from bunnies to gators. They are almost impossible to spot in the wild, making their exact numbers just as elusive. And they are destroying one of the nations most precious ecological treasures.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Oil Exploration in Big Cypress National Preserve
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, proposed oil drilling, Everglades, conservation, endangered, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, protection, pollution, humans, government )

Cal
- 267 days ago - capwiz.com
An oil company is proposing to conduct a large scale seismic survey in search of oil over 70,540 acres in the Big Cypress National Preserve. These lands are critical to maintaining water flows in the Everglades and provide a sanctuary to numerous endang
TAKE ACTION NOW! SAY NO TO FRACKING IN BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, FRACKING, FRACK IS WHACK, EVERGLADES, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife )

Cal
- 270 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
More than 70,000 acres of this fragile ecosystem are at risk if Big Oil convinces the National Park Service to throw open the doors to fracking. Tell the National Park Service to stop Big OilâEUR(TM)s advance immediately and assess the full risks of fracking
No Oil Drilling in the Everglades
Environment  (tags: florida, everglades, alligators, eco systems, oil drilling, petition )

Scooby
- 295 days ago - change.org
Kanter Real Estate LLC recently applied for permission to do "exploratory" drilling in the Everglades.
Tea Party Holds Protest Against Everglades Conservation - One Problem Few Show
Environment  (tags: Tea Party, paid protesters, conservation, fresh water, Everglades )

Dandelion
- 386 days ago - dailykos.com
Even with paid protesters few showed up to stand against having clean water. Even with stagnant wages, an abundance of low wage jobs in FL, many people that are still unemployed or underemployed, they could not even pay people to slice their own throats.
Save the Everglades!!!
Environment  (tags: Florida, Everglades, ecology, water, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 426 days ago - savingflwater.com
Four years ago, the sugar industry signed a binding written contract to sell us land to build a reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee to save our drinking water and contain deadly pollution.
Audubon Protects Wetlands and Wildlife in Northern Everglades
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, Everglades, habitat, protection, pollution, Sustainabililty, trees, water, Wetlands, wildlife )

Frans
- 607 days ago - fl.audubonaction.org
Osceola County is home to many of Florida's Special Places. The Everglades Headwaters, the Econlockhatchee River headwaters, and the forested wetlands and marshes of the St. Johns River system are all located here. Some of Florida's most iconic birds...
Everglades National Park or Electric National Park? Take Action!
Environment  (tags: animals, everglades, fpl, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1706 days ago - gopetition.com
If they have their way, FPL would run 150' tall, high-voltage transmission lines through Everglades National Park. Please sign this petition to let Florida Power and Light and the National Park Service know that we don't want powerlines in our parks!
ACTION ALERT: Help Make the Everglades Headwaters National Wildlife a Reality ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: enivornment, everglades, habitat, homes, wildife, panther, protection, legalisation ecosystems, nature, wildlife )

Simone
- 1865 days ago - secure.defenders.org
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is in the initial phases of gathering feedback on a proposal to establish a new wildlife refuge in the northern portions of America's Everglades. Such a refuge - created with the support of local landowners -
Everglades Plants and Animals Killed By Cold
Environment  (tags: environment, ClimateChange, cold weather, everglades, florida plants, animals, killed, destroyedhabitatdestruction )

Simone
- 2278 days ago - miamiherald.com
South Florida's recent cold snap made the Everglades into burial ground for scores of wildlife. A University of Florida professor said it's an ecological disturbance equal to a fire or hurricane
Protect the Everglades From Mining ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, everglades, mining, wetlands, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2353 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to issue mining permits for the destruction of up to 15,000 acres of wetlands near Everglades National Park. Together with existing mines, this would convert 30 square miles of historic Everglades and wildlife
Tell The Department Of The Interior To Restore Water To The Everglades ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, water, Everglades, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 2375 days ago - change.org
Within the next few weeks, the U.S. Government will decide whether or not to restore the natural flow of water to Everglades National Park.
Halted Reservoir Construction Leaves South Florida Taxpayers With $280 Million Tab
Environment  (tags: Everglades, taxpayers, progress, environment, wetlands, mistake, reservoirs )

Raffi
- 2420 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
Thundering explosions that shook the earth and stopped traffic on U.S. 27 once signaled progress in South Florida's long-stalled struggle to provide water to revive the Everglades. Work crews spent nearly two years scraping away muck and blasting
The Beauty Of The Everglades -
Environment  (tags: Everglades, beauty, wildlife, habitat, ecosystems, wetlands, Florida )

Raffi
- 2420 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A lovely pictorial journey of the Everglades.
 

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