Foundation Staff Attends ICAST 2019 in Orlando

Foundation Staff Attends ICAST 2019 in Orlando

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Last week, The Everglades Foundation attended the 62nd  International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.  Touted as the sportfishing industry’s largest trade show, ICAST “is the premier showcase for the latest innovations in fishing gear, accessories and apparel.”  And as the fishing and boating capital of the … Read More

INTERN BLOG SERIES – WEEK 7 & 8

Thursday, July 11, 2019

This is it! Our internship experience is coming to an end. We’ve spent the last 8 weeks exploring the Everglades, sharing stories, laughter, and marl-filled shoes. Together, we’ve had several wacky experiences like being bitten to the bone by bugs and hastily preparing lunches in the middle of cypress domes. This internship opened our eyes … Read More

Everglades Foundation Reacts to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Testimony to Congress on Toxic Discharges from Lake Okeechobee

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Palmetto Bay, Fla. – Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, today issued the following statement in reaction to testimony yesterday by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ national leadership before the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The Army Corps admitted to willfully and knowingly releasing toxic water containing cyanobacteria and harmful algal … Read More

2019 INTERN BLOG SERIES – WEEK 6

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

  Week 6 is now complete, and our internship experience has flown by! It feels like it was only yesterday that we walked into the office for the first time, but we’ll be graduating soon- and what a time we’ve had! Currently, my primary project is to translate our internship experience into a video that’ll … Read More