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Pursuing a change in the operational management of Lake Okeechobee--like lowering lake levels in the dry season to protect human and environmental health as the Army Corps did this year--is one way to reverse Florida’s toxic tide now.
Editor of Florida Sportsman Magazine, Blair Wickstrom, spends a Sunday afternoon enjoying the St. Lucie River, to close out September.Read more
This week brought the end of another Florida summer, sans some of the more nightmarish qualities of summers past.
Dr. Larry Brand is a marine biology professor and algae research specialist at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. He has extensive knowledge of red tide and cyanobacteria and has seen firsthand how the toxins produced by algal blooms can devastate marine food webs.Read more
Thousands of voices stood up for our waterways during the LOSOM scoping meetings at the beginning of the year. We need your help again.Read more
Plan for the worst and hope for the best is a philosophy that hasn’t always figured into Florida water management. But why not?
As recent events have shown, we become more capable of lending greater security to human health and safety and our environment when we prepare for worst-case scenarios. This new line of thinking has us on the brink of an amazing shift in water policy--and that could change everything about how we manage water.