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Everglades Foundation’s CEO Praises Congressional Action on Everglades Restoration

Thursday, September 13, 2018

For Immediate Release Thursday September 12, 2018 Contact Rebecca Rose, rrose@evergladesfoundation.org, 786.231.1687   Everglades Foundation’s CEO Praises Congressional Action on Everglades Restoration “Everglades Restoration is Solution to Water Crisis” Palmetto Bay, Fla. — Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, has issued the following statement in response to the House of Representatives’ passage of two … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Applauds $1M Investment by State of Florida to Solve Worldwide Phosphorus Pollution

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

OVIEDO, Fla. (August 23, 2018) – The Everglades Foundation today applauded the announcement of a $1-million investment from the State of Florida to solve worldwide phosphorus pollution through competition and innovation.  As a part of the state’s partnership, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the St. John’s River Water Management District (SJRWMD) will … Read More

Press Release: The Everglades Foundation Asks McConnell to Schedule Reservoir Vote

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

For Immediate Release Wednesday, August 8, 2018 The Everglades Foundation Asks McConnell to Schedule Reservoir Vote “Florida is Being Ravaged by a Perennial Algae Crisis,” Eikenberg Asserts; “We Cannot Afford to Wait any Longer” Fort Myers, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation today released a letter it sent this morning to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch … Read More

OMB Reports Favorably on Everglades Reservoir

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Rebecca Rose rrose@evergladesfoundation.org PALMETTO BAY, Fla. – Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, has issued the following statement in response to the White House Office of Management and Budget reporting favorably on the Everglades Reservoir: “After 18 years of unnecessary delay, Florida is finally poised to move forward with … Read More