Everglades Foundation attends Chicago Summit on Drinking Water Protection, Announces: The Grand Challenge A $10 Million Science Prize

Everglades Foundation attends Chicago Summit on Drinking Water Protection, Announces: The Grand Challenge A $10 Million Science Prize

Thursday, September 25, 2014

On September 24th, the Everglades Foundation joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Cities Initiative to discuss The Grand Challenge – a $10 million science prize to be awarded to anyone who can successfully develop and execute a process to remove excessive phosphorus from our waterways. The U.S. Environmental Protection … Read More

Planning underway for restoration of the Central Everglades

Monday, October 15, 2012

By: Dr. Stephen Davis, Wetland Ecologist, Everglades Foundation Water levels in Lake Okeechobee and the central Everglades are rising as south Florida deals with a surplus of water from Tropical Storm Isaac, along with a very wet rainy season.  More than 1 billion gallons of water are being dumped from Lake Okeechobee in order to … Read More