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The Everglades Foundation Hails Final Bipartisan Passage of SB 10

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg today issued the following statement hailing the final bipartisan passage of Senate Bill 10, sponsored by Senator Rob Bradley (R-Fleming Island). SB 10 will now go to Florida Governor Rick Scott for his consideration. “Today is a momentous event. The many voices that came to the table this session … Read More

Hawks Cay Resort Partners With The Everglades Foundation

Monday, April 24, 2017

DUCK KEY, Fla. – Hawks Cay Resort, a resort destination in the Florida Keys, announced that it is partnering with The Everglades Foundation to raise awareness of its initiative to restore and protect the greater Everglades ecosystem. “Our guests come visit to experience the natural Florida Keys environment, and with the Everglades in our backyard, … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Applauds Senate Appropriations Committee Approval of EAA Reservoir

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg today issued the following statement hailing this afternoon’s approval by the Florida Senate Appropriations Committee of revised Senate Bill 10, sponsored by Senator Rob Bradley (R-Fleming Island), which sets forth a science-based process to identifying land needed for the Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) Reservoir. “Revisions to Senate Bill 10 … Read More

Reservoir Bill Refinements will Move Water South Faster

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg today issued the following statement in response to amendments to Senate Bill 10, sponsored by State Senator Rob Bradley (R-Fleming Island), prior to tomorrow’s Senate Appropriations Committee meeting. “President Negron’s amendment moves us closer than ever before to our goals of greater water storage south of Lake Okeechobee, massive … Read More