Editorial: Water officials should put sugar land buy on March agenda

Editorial: Water officials should put sugar land buy on March agenda

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Palm Beach Post –  For all the South Florida residents who will benefit if the state buys sugar industry land south of Lake Okeechobee, frustrations mount. The land would be used to store the lake’s excess water, clean it and send it south to the Everglades National Park. It’s the most important piece of the … Read More

Bryant Gumbel Informs, Susie Essman Creates Laughter & Steven Tyler Rocks the House While Raising More Than $2.5 Million for Everglades Restoration

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Palm Beach, Florida (February 16, 2014) – There was a lot of love at The Breakers this past Valentines Day as the Everglades Foundation celebrated their 10th annual ForEverglades Benefit in Palm Beach. The sold out event featured host Bryant Gumbel, comedian Susie Essman, and special musical guest Steven Tyler with his backing Nashville based … Read More

Bloomberg News: Paul Tudor Jones on Jeb Bush and the Everglades plus Steven Tyler performs at ForEverglades Benefit

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Before rocker Steven Tyler came out in a wild print shirt crooning “Sweet Emotion,” hedge-fund manager and philanthropist Paul Tudor Jones, in a grey T-shirt and black jeans, tried to whip up some political fervor. Invoking “we the people,” Jones asked everyone at the 10th annual benefit for the Everglades Foundation, including AMG’s Sean Healey, … Read More

White House increases proposed Everglades investment

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

“President Obama’s budget recommendation for FY16 includes $195 million for restoring America’s Everglades. We are pleased with this increase over the previous year’s recommendation and hope Congress will use the FY16 recommendation has a starting point for increased funding,”said Eric Eikenberg, Everglades Foundation CEO. “The National Academy of Science has made clear that a robust … Read More