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Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis Signing FY20-21 Budget with Funding for the Environment & Water Resources

Monday, June 29, 2020

For Immediate Release Monday, June 29, 2020   Contact Dr. Steve Davis, 979.571.4739, sdavis@evergladesfoundation.org Kelsey Swithers, 941.400.8183, kelsey@bascomllc.com   Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis Signing FY20-21 Budget with Funding for the Environment & Water Resources   Palmetto Bay, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation today released the following statement, attributed to its CEO Eric Eikenberg, thanking Florida Governor Ron … Read More

The Everglades Foundation welcomes Donna Hall to Board of Directors

Monday, June 29, 2020

PALMETTO BAY, Fla (June 18, 2020) – The Everglades Foundation today announced that Donna S. Hall, a civic leader and philanthropist, has been named to the board of directors of the organization. “Donna Hall is a highly regarded leader whose talents have been recognized by many organizations in Florida, Kentucky and Washington, D.C.,” said Carlos … Read More

EVERGLADES RESERVOIR JEOPARDIZED BY “INEXCUSABLE BUREAUCRACY”

Saturday, May 16, 2020

PALMETTO BAY, FLA., (May 15) – The Everglades Reservoir project—among Governor Ron DeSantis’ most important priorities and a critical component of Everglades restoration—is in jeopardy once again, but The Everglades Foundation is having none of it. “Mind-numbing bureaucracy and red tape cannot stand in the way of restoring the Everglades and protecting the economy of America’s third-largest state,” … Read More

Everglades Foundation Statement on Army Corps of Engineers’ Decision to Maintain Beneficial Flows to Caloosahatchee River

Monday, March 30, 2020

Palmetto Bay, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation today released the following statement, attributed to its CEO Eric Eikenberg, applauding Colonel Andrew Kelly and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District for their decision to maintain beneficial flows to the Caloosahatchee River. “These freshwater flows will help maintain healthy salinity conditions across the estuary and … Read More