CEPP: The Heart of Everglades Restoration

CEPP: The Heart of Everglades Restoration

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The July/August 2015 issue of The Environmental Forum features three of our science staff highlighting the importance of critical projects like CEPP to Everglades restoration. Initiated in 2011 under an expedited timeline, state and federal agencies developed the Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) focused on the core Everglades—the heart of the ecosystem that has been most impacted by … Read More

Got Trout? Spotted seatrout vanishing from Florida Bay

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

One of the most sought-after sport fish throughout Florida, the spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus) is the second most commonly caught fish in Florida Bay, comprising a significant portion of the coastal Everglades recreational fishing industry worth $880 million annually. Yet, over the last few months, reports from fishing guides and a study by the National … Read More

Statement from Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg on today’s meeting of the South Florida Water Management District

Thursday, July 16, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 16, 2015 Palmetto Bay, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation today released the following statement, attributable to CEO Eric Eikenberg, regarding today’s meeting of the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD). “Today, the Governing Board took a courageous step to avert a budget crisis and ensure critical public services remain fully funded for … Read More

JUNE 2015 Newsletter

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

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