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Everglades Foundation’s Collaborative Science Featured in Dedicated Issue of Restoration Ecology

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Everglades Foundation’s Science Team continues to achieve the highest level of quality in its research efforts. These efforts are pivotal as our science team advances sound and practical solutions to restoring the Everglades ecosystem. On November 1, 2017, the Society for Restoration Ecology published a special issue of the peer-reviewed journal Restoration Ecology, highlighting … Read More

Peer-reviewed Journal Publishes The Everglades Foundation’s Research Highlighting Restoration Program’s Effectiveness

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Washington DC, October 31, 2017 – Just past the midway point in the long-term Everglades restoration program, The Everglades Foundation has published a new paper in the journal Restoration Ecology to help make years of Everglades research results more accessible to the public. The article, “The Synthesis of Everglades Restoration and Ecosystem Services (SERES): a … Read More

Bass Pro Shops 50th Anniversary and 20th in Islamorada

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Everglades Foundation is honored to have been chosen as a benefiting Conservation Partner of Bass Pro Shops World Wide Sportsman during their 50th Anniversary. On October 15, 2017, they celebrated the 20th Anniversary of their Islamorada location with an event open to the public. The Everglades Foundation was on site to share information about … Read More

Everglades Progress Comes in all Shapes and Sizes

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Much of the last two years have been focused on the need to send water south to Everglades National Park and Florida Bay instead of compromising the safety of the Herbert Hoover Dike around Lake Okeechobee or damaging the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Rivers.  Thousands of everyday citizens, anglers, parents and business owners have worked … Read More

The Florida Keys: Open for Tourism

Friday, October 6, 2017

By: The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg On behalf of The Everglades Foundation, I was honored to join Governor Rick Scott, VISIT FLORIDA and other dignitaries Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in Key West, Florida, in support of tourism and the Florida Keys. Three weeks following the impact of Hurricane Irma, the meeting’s theme was loud … Read More

The Barley Prize featured on NBC Nightly News

Sunday, August 20, 2017

The George Barley Water Prize made its national debut last night with this special edition of @NBCNightlyNews. Alongside our presenting sponsors, Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation, we discussed the nutrient pollution  plaguing freshwater bodies around the world, and what we’re doing to solve this global crisis. https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/international-competition-with-10m-prize-hopes-to-solve-water-runoff-problem-1227000899955

ICAST 2017 – Angling for Restoration

Monday, July 31, 2017

ICAST, the world’s largest sport fishing trade show, convened in Orlando, Florida, this month and The Everglades Foundation team was on the scene to meet with anglers, outdoor recreation leaders and other allies who recognize that restoring America’s Everglades is at the center of healthy fishing and big business for Florida. In between featuring new products … Read More

2017 Intern Blog Series: Week 5

Friday, June 23, 2017

Out of gas, but still going strong Hello again! This week, we were in the office on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, so we won’t bore you with stories of staring at our computers! Tuesday and Thursday, however, were filled with adventure, so we hope you enjoy hearing about week five (WOW, have we already been … Read More

2017 Intern Blog Series: Week 4

Friday, June 16, 2017

On the road again On Monday, we attended a teacher training on Florida International University’s campus with Jen Diaz. It was fascinating to watch the teachers engage with the activities, from building the KOE system out of play-doh, to slithering around in a gator hole. It was surprising that not many teachers knew much about … Read More