Clean Water: The Everglades Foundation Kicks Off Search for Algae Bloom Solution with Four-year, $10-million Prize

Clean Water: The Everglades Foundation Kicks Off Search for Algae Bloom Solution with Four-year, $10-million Prize

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Palmetto Bay, Fla. – In a bold effort to find a solution to one of the world’s most challenging environmental problems, The Everglades Foundation (The Foundation) will officially kick off its four-year, $10-million George Barley Water Prize at the “Tapping Innovation: Breakthrough Thinking, Action & Awards” event on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at 6 p.m., at … Read More

FIU ForEverglades Scholars Work to Protect Everglades

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Algae give freshwater clues in the face of sea level rise The Florida Everglades is vulnerable to the effects of rising sea level. While attempts are being made to restore freshwater in areas where salt water is encroaching on the Everglades, habitats are changing and there is a need for early indicators of sea level … Read More

Ambassadors, Donors & Volunteers Honored at Arthur R. Marshall Foundation Reception

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

On November 9, 2016, The Everglades Foundation honored the ambassadors, donors and volunteers of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, while celebrating the success of the summer internship program. Nancy Marshall, president of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, thanked participants for their good work for the Everglades as the Marshall … Read More

OP-ED: Reservoir critical to Everglades restoration

Friday, November 18, 2016

Naples Daily News, Eric Eikenberg Former Gov. Reuben Askew once joked that if Florida doesn’t stop wasting the precious freshwater we are flushing out to sea, it will become “the world’s first and only desert which gets 60 inches of annual rainfall.” Restoring the natural southerly flow of the freshwater we are squandering is the … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Partners with SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment to Save the Everglades through Literacy

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Miami, Fla. – SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment and The Everglades Foundation, Inc. announced a new partnership focused on educating young Floridians about the importance of saving America’s Everglades. Through the Everglades Literacy Curriculum, teachers help students understand the immeasurable ecological and economic impact of the Everglades ecosystem and why saving this national treasure is important … Read More