Pedro Ramos named Superintendent of Everglades National Park

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Statement from Eric Eikenberg, Everglades Foundation CEO   “The Everglades Foundation is delighted that a true friend of Florida’s environment, Pedro Ramos, has been named Superintendent of Everglades National Park. After more than a decade of his leadership at the Big Cypress National Preserve, we know that Superintendent Ramos understands the complexities of the Everglades … Read More

Steven Tyler to perform at 2015 ForEverglades Gala

Monday, December 22, 2014

Palm Beach Daily News  December 21, 2014 By Shannon Donnelly Daily News Society Editor Walk this way! Steven Tyler is coming to town. ForEverglades, the Everglades Foundation’s annual dinner dance, is known for bringing in top-name entertainment. Sting. Dave Matthews. Jimmy Buffett. ZZ Top. This year, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler will headline the 10th annual event with … Read More

Statement from Eric Eikenberg, Everglades Foundation CEO

Friday, December 12, 2014

“On behalf of the Everglades Foundation, I want to congratulate Jon Steverson for his appointment as Secretary of Department of Environmental Protection. We look forward to working with Secretary Steverson and Governor Rick Scott  in the ongoing effort to ensure the water quantity and quality needed to restore and protect America’s Everglades.”

Statement from Eric Eikenberg, Everglades Foundation CEO

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

“I want to thank on behalf of the Everglades Foundation Secretary Ananth Prasad for his service to the state of Florida as secretary of transportation. We particularly thank Secretary Prasad for his leadership in securing $90 million of state funding to bridge the next 2.6 miles of Tamiami Trail. His leadership on the Tamiami Trail … Read More

Everglades Foundation seeks proposals to manage $10 million Science Prize

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The Everglades Foundation announced today that it is seeking a Prize Administration Firm to assist with the development and implementation of The Grand Challenge – a $10 million science prize. The selected firm will have expertise in project management and prize competitions. The selected firm will collaborate with the Everglades Foundation, partners, technical experts, scientists, … Read More