Florida

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News Releases for Florida

FEDS ANNOUNCE EMERGENCY RULE TO PROTECT MANATEES

Expanded Manatee Refuge and Winter Limits on Boating, Swimming and Fishing

EPA PRESCRIBES FLORIDA TOUGH MEDICINE FOR EVERGLADES

State May Balk at Stringent Federal Water Quality Measures and Timetables

BOCA RATON WASTEWATER WOES WARRANT FEDERAL INTERVENTION

Effluent Discharges Fouling Waterways While Florida DEP Looks the Other Way

IS THE U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE THE NEXT MMS?

Pick to Lead Fish & Wildlife Service Due: Florida Panther Poses First Litmus Test

FLORIDA GOES SOFT ON POLLUTERS

Sunshine State Braces for Oil Spill but Eco-Enforcement Slump Continues

FLORIDA PANTHER HABITAT WHITTLED AWAY WITH OFFICIAL OKAYS

More Than Two Acres Lost for Each “Preserved” as New Projects Hem in Panther

U.S. JUDGE THREATENS EPA WITH CONTEMPT ON EVERGLADES

EPA Administrator Jackson Personally Summoned to Detail Pollution Compliance

EPA PUTS OFF NEW PROTECTIONS FOR FLORIDA’S COASTAL WATERS

New Scientific Peer Review Defers Estuarine and Coastal Standards until 2011

NEW LAWSUIT LOOMS FOR MANATEE PROTECTION

Record Mortality Cited in Legal Notice Seeking Sanctuary Designation

EPA SETS CLEAN WATER BAR FOR FLORIDA TOO LOW

Proposed Federal Standards Ignore EPA Guidelines and Bypass Peer Review

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