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Tea Party Holds Protest Against Everglades Conservation - One Problem Few Show
Environment  (tags: Tea Party, paid protesters, conservation, fresh water, Everglades )

Dandelion
- 75 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
- 115 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
- 296 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
- 1395 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
- 1554 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
- 1967 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
- 2042 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
- 2064 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
- 2109 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
- 2109 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A lovely pictorial journey of the Everglades.
South Florida Water Managers Raise Questions About Expanding Rock Mining Near Everglades Restoration -- South Florida Sun-Sentin
Environment  (tags: environment, Everglades, wetlands, water management, rights, mining, nature, conservation )

Raffi
- 2116 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
Environmental concerns are growing for plans to expand rock mining in an agricultural area targeted for Everglades restoration. Star Ranch, mined by Ron Bergeron's excavation operation, would expand its digging to almost 600 additional acres west of
U.S., Florida Reach Everglades Restoration Deal -
Environment  (tags: agreement, Everglades, wetlands, budget, goodnews, government )

Raffi
- 2144 days ago - miamiherald.com
Water managers and the White House signed a crucial contract Thursday that promises a much-needed infusion of federal dollars for the Everglades. The agreement ends years of dispute over splitting up a ballooning restoration bill, which is
Everglades Project Is Bogged Down - EarthLink - U.S. News
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, destruction, humans, protection, restoration, florida, everglades )

Thunderr
- 2774 days ago - my.earthlink.net
The multibillion-dollar project to restore the Everglades has come to a near standstill,the government can no longer estimate how much it will cost or how long it will take.The Everglades once covered 4 million acres of swampland but has shrunk to 1/2 its
   

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