Keys Restoration Forum: Linking the Everglades to the Florida Keys

Keys Restoration Forum: Linking the Everglades to the Florida Keys

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The health of Florida Bay, the Florida Keys and the Florida Reef is directly tied to the health of America’s Everglades. This was the focus of discussion at the Everglades Law Center’s (ELC) “Keys Restoration Forum” on June 16 at the Murray Nelson Government Center in Key Largo. Three experts spoke on different aspects of … Read More

Welcoming the new Miss Florida 2015!

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

In 2009, then-reigning Miss Florida Rachel Todd saw an opportunity to be an advocate among her peers and educate the public on the importance of protecting and restoring America’s Everglades. Every year since, the torch (or in this case, the crown) is passed down to the next titleholder who has continued the tradition for more … Read More

Forging new frontiers in restoration science

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

In the spring, the Everglades Foundation’s Science Team attended the Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Science Meeting in Coral Springs. GEER is the major Everglades science meeting held biannually bringing scientists and engineers together to share the latest developments in Everglades science and facilitate scientific understanding among the broader decision-making community. The Foundation’s science team was … Read More

6 Facts You Should Know About the Everglades

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Beginning just south of Orlando stretching all the way to Florida Bay and the Keys, the Everglades is an interrelated series of wetlands 50 miles wide and 120 miles long. The Everglades ecosystem is one of the most unique in the world and serves as a subtropical refuge for thousands of plant and animal species. Learn more about … Read More