Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis’ Budget Proposal for FY 2020-2021

Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis’ Budget Proposal for FY 2020-2021

Monday, November 18, 2019

Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis’ Budget Proposal for FY 2020-2021  Palmetto Bay, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg today released the following statement regarding Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2020-21. “Governor DeSantis is a true environmental leader who recognizes the importance of preserving our one-of-a-kind Everglades and the important … Read More

THE NATURE OF FLORIDA’S ECONOMY

Monday, November 11, 2019

BY DR. ANDREW STAINBACK FLORIDA’S ECONOMY RECENTLY HIT AN IMPORTANT MILESTONE WITH ITS GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT (GDP) SURPASSING $1 TRILLION – AND THE STATE’S ECONOMY CONTINUES TO GROW… According to the latest report from Florida’s Legislative Office of Economic and Demographic Research1, in 2018 the state’s economy grew slightly faster than the national average (3.5% … Read More

Everglades Foundation Sponsors Biscayne Bay Round Table

Thursday, November 7, 2019

On Friday, November 1st, The Everglades Foundation welcomed the new month with a riveting discussion surrounding the state of south Florida’s iconic Biscayne Bay, at the Miami Chamber of Commerce panel, Resilient H20: The Business of Restoring Biscayne Bay.   Moderated by Irela Bagué, President of Bagué Group and the Co-Vice Chair of the Greater … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Kicks off Ocean To Everglades in Style  

Monday, October 7, 2019

    Thursday night was abuzz, as a group of committed environmentalists gathered together at Brightline’s state-of-the-art Virgin MiamiCentral station, to celebrate Ocean To Everglades (O2E), a Miami Super Bowl Host Committee initiative that’s determined to preserve the natural environment of Florida before, during and after the upcoming 54thSuper Bowl, eleven of which have been … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Statement on Early Termination of Lease for Land Needed for Stormwater Treatment Area Component of the Everglades Reservoir

Monday, October 7, 2019

Palmetto Bay, Fla. — Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, today issued the following statement regarding Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ announcement of the early termination of the Florida Crystals lease on acreage designated for the stormwater treatment area component of the Everglades Reservoir.   “Thanks to Governor Ron DeSantis’ determined leadership, what began as a … Read More