Everglades restoration and sea level rise

Everglades restoration and sea level rise

Monday, June 9, 2014

By Dr. Stephen Davis The topic of sea level rise and its impact on south Florida landscapes is becoming commonplace in the media. This is due in part to the devastation from super storm Sandy in 2012, the increased frequency of “king tide” flood events in low-lying developed areas of south Florida, and scientific reports such … Read More

Statement from CEO Eric Eikenberg: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delays approval of Central Everglades Planning Project

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

For Immediate Release:  In a staggering failure of duty and responsibility, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today made the incomprehensible decision to postpone its approval of the vital Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP). This delay means Congress will be unable to act on CEPP for years. Ignoring last summer’s environmental and economic destruction, caused … Read More

Dr. Diana Barrett appointed to the board of directors of Everglades Foundation

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Palmetto Bay, Florida – Dr. Diana Barrett, President and Founder of The Fledgling Fund, has been appointed to the board of directors of Everglades Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to restoring and protecting America’s Everglades. “I am extremely pleased to join the Everglades Foundation board which has become an important voice in advocating for America’s … Read More

Foundation scientists present at the National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration

Monday, August 12, 2013

Everglades Foundation scientists Dr. Stephen Davis, Wetland Ecologist and Aida Arik, Ecological Engineer, attended the National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration (NCER) in Schaumburg, Illinois—just west of Chicago. Davis and Arik presented papers on the role of science in developing the plan for Central Everglades restoration and the need for restoring the heart of the Everglades … Read More

Campanas + LACOSTE Release Limited Edition Tee to Benefit Everglades

Thursday, December 6, 2012

LACOSTE will launch a limited edition T-shirt designed by The Campana Brothers from Brazil to benefit the Everglades Foundation at the upcoming edition of Art Basel Miami Beach. The T-shirts both feature prints of the Campanas signature ‘Sushi’ swirls of crocodile logos, which were introduced on this year’s LACOSTE Holiday Collector Series polos. All proceeds … Read More