CEO Eric Eikenberg on the Florida Legislature’s historic funding of Everglades restoration projects

CEO Eric Eikenberg on the Florida Legislature’s historic funding of Everglades restoration projects

Friday, May 2, 2014

During the 2014 session, the Florida Legislature made tremendous strides in the ongoing effort to protect and restore America’s Everglades. The Legislature increased overall funding to $169 million – more than double the previous year’s funding for water quality improvements and restoration. In addition, $90 million was approved to begin construction on 2.6 miles of … Read More

Everglades Foundation supports Gov. Rick Scott’s proposed spending for Everglades restoration

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Statement from Everglades Foundation CEO, Eric Eikenberg: “We thank Gov. Rick Scott for his proposed budget for restoring America’s Everglades. We strongly support his recommendation to provide $60 million for Everglades restoration. “We appreciate the governor’s commitment to Everglades restoration and we believe the Florida Legislature will more than match his recommendation. We look forward … Read More