World’s Top Ecologists Gather to Address Changing Ecosystems

World’s Top Ecologists Gather to Address Changing Ecosystems

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

This month, the famously flat, sprawling River of Grass met the towering peaks of the Colorado Rockies. Over four days in September, Everglades Foundation Wetland Ecologist Dr. Stephen Davis and other top scientists gathered at Rocky Mountain National Park to discuss long-term trends in the health of diverse ecosystems such as forest, grasslands, deserts and wetlands … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Applauds Next Phase of C-44 Everglades Project

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Yesterday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced an award of $197 million to advance the Indian River Lagoon South’s C-44 Reservoir and Stormwater Treatment Area Project. “While more storage is needed throughout the ecosystem, this project takes a first step at storing and cleaning local runoff and improving the St. Lucie Estuary,” said Dr. … Read More