The Florida Keys: Open for Tourism

The Florida Keys: Open for Tourism

Friday, October 6, 2017

By: The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg On behalf of The Everglades Foundation, I was honored to join Governor Rick Scott, VISIT FLORIDA and other dignitaries Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in Key West, Florida, in support of tourism and the Florida Keys. Three weeks following the impact of Hurricane Irma, the meeting’s theme was loud … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Lauds “Wonders Of Wildlife” Opening

Friday, September 22, 2017

The Everglades Foundation was honored to be a part of the grand opening of Johnny Morris’ “Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium” at the Bass Pro Shops headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, last Wednesday night. Morris’ goal has always been to make it possible for millions of people to experience the wonders of the outdoors. … Read More

The Barley Prize featured on NBC Nightly News

Sunday, August 20, 2017

The George Barley Water Prize made its national debut last night with this special edition of @NBCNightlyNews. Alongside our presenting sponsors, Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation, we discussed the nutrient pollution  plaguing freshwater bodies around the world, and what we’re doing to solve this global crisis. https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/international-competition-with-10m-prize-hopes-to-solve-water-runoff-problem-1227000899955

ICAST 2017 – Angling for Restoration

Monday, July 31, 2017

ICAST, the world’s largest sport fishing trade show, convened in Orlando, Florida, this month and The Everglades Foundation team was on the scene to meet with anglers, outdoor recreation leaders and other allies who recognize that restoring America’s Everglades is at the center of healthy fishing and big business for Florida. In between featuring new products … Read More