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  1. 10 places to see Florida wildlife in the winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... with its 2,500 square miles of swamp filled with alligators, fish and birds like blue herons and egrets. The Everglades is also home to some small deer, skunks, bobcats and foxes. Watch out for those non-native pythons, though. The historic preserve ...

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  2. Everglades documentary brings prestigious journalism award to CBSa Miami TV news stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... the state." In accepting the award for the hour-long program , CBS4 News Director Liz Roldan said: "The Everglades is a beloved national treasure. We sought to tell its story differently for local news, via an ambitious documentary that shows how ...

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  3. Where Politics, Money and Race ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | CBS Local

    TV's 'The Everglades: Where Politics, Money and Race Collide' Wins Prestigious DuPont-Columbia Award WFOR TV's 'The Everglades: Where Politics, Money and Race Collide' is among the winners of the 2019 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards for outstanding audiovisual reporting in the public interest, the Columbia Journalism School announced Tuesday.

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  4. PBS' 'American Experience' to Premiere the SwampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Swamp is a timely tale of the perils of mankind's abuse of nature. Based in part on the book The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise by Michael Grunwald, is produced and directed by Randall MacLowry and executive ...

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  5. Palm Beach homes: House OK'd for southwest tip of Everglades IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... private spaces for its owners, David and Elizabeth Wetherell, who have a home nearby in the Estate Section. The Everglades Island lot last changed hands in early 2016 for a recorded $18.14 million in a deal brokered by Lawrence A. Moens Associates. ...

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  6. 10 New Getaways That Turn Travelers Into ChangemakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | PRWeb

    ... Las Catalinas, Alfalit International Florida Keys: Baker's Cay Resort Key Largo, Curio Collection by Hilton, The Everglades Foundation Idaho: Hotel Ketchum, Hunger Coalition Jamaica: Jamaica Inn; Jamaica Inn Foundation Maldives: Hurawalhi Island ...

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  7. Point of View: Lease negotiated by SFWMD for land south of Lake O assures best useRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Palm Beach Post

    The Everglades Agricultural Area reservoir's construction has advanced on a fast-tracked timeline since the Florida Legislature's passage of Senate Bill 10. Within 18 months, it has received Congressional approval, and on Nov. 14, the South Florida Water Management District began earthwork on the site. SB 10's passage was secured after a great deal of discussion and negotiation.

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  8. Exhibition shows how Addison Mizner changed the Palm Beach lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... and Italian-influenced furnishings all began with him. He designed many of the town's iconic structures - the Everglades Club, Via Mizner and Via Parigi, Villa Flora, the Addison Mizner Memorial Fountain and the now-demolished El Mirasol, Casa ...

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  9. Why California's hellish wildfires are so different than Florida'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Daily Commercial

    ... so while Florida vegetation certainly dries out, it does so during the cooler months of the year. “The Everglades, by design, are not as dry as interior California,” Sublette said. “Florida is a pretty moist place nine to 10 ...

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  10. Carlos de la Cruz Jr.: Supporting world's largest ecosystem restoration projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2018 | Miami Today

    Carlos de la Cruz Jr. has helmed several organizations, but his current work as chairman-elect and treasurer of The Everglades Foundation will likely be most impactful. "[It's] the largest ecosystem restoration project in the world [and] involves our citizens in so many ways," he said.

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  11. Could Fla. dry season have similar California hellish fires?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2018 | Palm Beach Post

    ... so while Florida vegetation certainly dries out, it does so during the cooler months of the year. “The Everglades, by design, are not as dry as interior California,” Sublette said. “Florida is a pretty moist place nine to 10 ...

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  12. SFWMD extends sugar leaseRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    As votes continue to be tallied in the intensely close Florida Senate race, Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, has called for the resignation of the South Florida Water Management District's Governing Board and executive director, in a letter to Gov. Rick Scott Thursday afternoon. The letter stems from the SFWMD's vote to extend the land lease with New Hope Sugar Company, a subsidiary of Florida Crystals, until 2027 on land authorized to be used for the EAA Southern Storage Reservoir, said The Everglades Foundation officials.

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  13. Environmentalists upset about leases extended to sugar farmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | NBC2 News

    More concerns were reported after the South Florida Water Management District approved a new lease with sugar farms for land in the Everglades Agricultural Area. The district noted a requirement in Senate Bill 10 to continue the lease, but one of the bill's co-sponsors in the Florida House said that's not the case.

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  14. Water management district approves lease for Everglades agriculture landRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | NBC2 News

    The water management district approved an agricultural land lease through March 2027 for land set aside as the future site of the Everglades Agricultural Area Reservoir.  The 8-year lease between South Florida Water Management and New Hope Sugar Company allows earlier termination as soon as 20 months after the effective date with four months notice and approval of the Governing Board for a construction contract of the EAA reservoir. The vote by the governing board on Thursday afternoon was opposite the request of Congressman Brian Mast of Florida's 18th District.

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  15. SFWMD extends sugar leaseRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    As votes continue to be tallied in the intensely close Florida Senate race, Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, has called for the resignation of the South Florida Water Management District's Governing Board and executive director, in a letter to Gov. Rick Scott Thursday afternoon. The letter stems from the SFWMD's vote to extend the land lease with New Hope Sugar Company, a subsidiary of Florida Crystals, until 2027 on land authorized to be used for the EAA Southern Storage Reservoir, said The Everglades Foundation officials.

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  16. The Everglades Foundation accused South Florida water managers of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | The Miami Herald

    The Everglades Foundation accused South Florida water managers of trying to derail an Everglades reservoir Thursday by extending the lease on land targeted for the reservoir to sugar farmers. The Everglades Foundation accused South Florida water managers of trying to derail an Everglades reservoir Thursday by extending the lease on land targeted for the reservoir to sugar farmers.

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  17. Water management district approves lease for Everglades Agricultural ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | NBC2 News

    The water management district approved an agricultural land lease through March 2027 for land set aside as the future site of the Everglades Agricultural Area Reservoir.  The 8-year-lease between South Florida Water Management and New Hope Sugar Company allows earlier termination as soon as 20 months after the effective date with four months notice and approval of the Governing Board for a construction contract of the EAA reservoir. The vote by the governing board on Thursday afternoon was opposite the request of Congressman Brian Mast of Florida's 18th District.

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  18. Florida Air Show Gives Ham Radio Some On-the-Air ExposureRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2018 | QST

    The Everglades Amateur Radio Club put ham radio in the spotlight during the 2018 Wings Over Homestead Air and Space Show , held in Homestead, Florida, November 2 - 4. "We were given space on the tarmac in the STEM section which was intended in getting kids interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics," said Robert Cruz, KE4MCL. "We were allowed to bring two of our field station vehicles right up to the tent and set up their free-standing masts."

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  19. Bounty Hunter Kills Gargatuan Burmese Python, Gets $375, Earns Our Undying GratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | LiveScience

    ... permitted, consistent with local, state and federal regulations.) Burmese pythons are an invasive species in the Everglades (Florida's extremely biodiverse wetland preserve that spans 1.5 million acres, or 1 million hectares). They were likely ...

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  20. 'Give Thanks' reception in Palm Beach honors trio of area charitable organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... The Give Thanks Party took place Nov. 1 at the Ibis Isle residence and recognized Sacred Heart School, the Everglades Foundation and the Palm Beach Commandery of the Sovereign Order of St. John. The three organizations, along with the Arthur R. ...

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