Book Review for Tropical Audubon Society & Miami Book Fair: An Ecotourist’s Guide to the Everglades & Florida Keys by Robert Silk

Book Review for Tropical Audubon Society & Miami Book Fair: An Ecotourist’s Guide to the Everglades & Florida Keys by Robert Silk

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

  Robert Silk’s book, “An Ecotourist’s Guide to the Everglades & Florida Keys,” is an insider’s view of the hot spots any ecotourist should visit while traveling in South Florida. This quick, easy read shares historic and ecological details that give the reader a broad understanding of the Everglades ecosystem and its rich history of … Read More

NEWS: End stench and sludge. Save the Everglades: #NowOrNeverglades

Monday, November 14, 2016

Orlando Sentinel A week ago, while most Floridians were preoccupied by a certain approaching news event, a 12-day bus tour concluded in a campaign to highlight an issue whose impact — at least for Florida —could linger well beyond the results from Election Day. Read more >

OP-ED: New reservoir needed to stop algae blooms

Monday, November 14, 2016

Tampa Bay Times, Eric Eikenberg If a picture is worth a thousand words, the photographs of thick, blue-green algae on Florida’s central coasts that dominated national news coverage this summer spoke volumes. Florida likes to portray itself as a tourist’s paradise with pristine beaches, magnificent fishing and spectacular wildlife. Yet from the lower Indian River … Read More

Mark your Calendar: “Your Everglades and Clean Water” Symposium

Friday, November 11, 2016

Mark your calendar for an upcoming, thought-provoking symposium, “Your Everglades and Clean Water” with Photographer Mac Stone on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. As an internationally acclaimed and award-winning conservation photographer, Mac will deliver the keynote speech, as we delve into the topic “Your Everglades and Clean Water: How do we balance nature, commerce and human … Read More

NEWS: Florida Bay tour recruits ‘restoration army’

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

FL Keys News, Kevin Wadlow The “Road Trip to Restoration” ended Sunday in Islamorada, having collected about 7,700 petition signatures from Everglades and Florida Bay advocates. Hosted by the Everglades Foundation, the statewide bus tour traveled 1,976 miles with 22 stops to raise awareness about efforts to send more fresh water to Florida Bay through … Read More