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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

The Everglades Foundation + Miami Super Bowl Host Committee Celebrate Ocean to Everglades Initiative with Tailgate Party at Virgin MiamiCentral Train Station

Monday, October 7, 2019

The Everglades Foundation + Miami Super Bowl Host Committee Celebrate Ocean to Everglades Initiative with Tailgate Party at Virgin MiamiCentral Train Station With the theme “Florida: The State of Play,” the event drew attention to the importance of Everglades restoration and water quality to Florida’s future as a sporting paradise   MIAMI, Fla. (October 4, … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis’ Commitment to Investing in America’s Everglades

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Naples, Fla. — The Everglades Foundation CEO Eric Eikenberg today issued the following statement in response to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis asking the Florida Legislature to establish a recurring revenue stream for Everglades restoration, clean water, springs protection and other environmental needs of $625 million annually for each of the next three years. “Today’s announcement … Read More

The Everglades Foundation Statement on Governor DeSantis Signing FY2019-20 Budget

Friday, June 21, 2019

  Palmetto Bay, Fla. – The Everglades Foundation today released the following statement, attributable to Eric Eikenberg, CEO of The Everglades Foundation, regarding Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signing the Fiscal Year 2019-20 budget. “The funding in this budget will have a far-reaching positive impact throughout the Sunshine State, and we have Florida Governor Ron DeSantis … Read More