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Florida’s Eco-delusion Deconstructed

For Immediate Release: Jun 04, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Florida’s Eco-delusion Deconstructed Official Claims of Near Universal Pollution Compliance Flatly Untrue Tallahassee — Repeated boasts by the Scott administration of widespread compliance with...

Tampa Sewage Meltdown Early Eco-Test for Desantis

Tampa Sewage Meltdown Early Eco-Test for Desantis Federal Intervention Needed If State Continues to Ignore Major Pollution Violations Tallahassee —The City of Tampa’s sewage treatment plant is a poster child for Florida’s clean water crisis, according to a federal...

Desantis Must Rebuild Floridas Broken Environment Agency

Desantis Must Rebuild Floridas Broken Environment Agency DEP Has to Return to Pollution Control Basics to Reverse Spiraling Eco-Threats Tallahassee — This year, red tide and algal blooms exploded in Florida’s waters as pollution control imploded. Today, Public...

Venice Epitomizes Florida Water Pollution Crisis

For Immediate Release: Oct 29, 2018 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Venice Epitomizes Florida Water Pollution Crisis Continued Illegal Discharges Amid Record Gulf Red Tide Outbreaks Tallahassee — The City of Venice Wastewater Treatment Plant deserves federal...

Hurricanes Create Polluters Holidays in Florida

For Immediate Release: Sep 13, 2018 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Hurricanes Create Polluters Holidays in Florida Hurricane Irma Led to Massive Animal Waste Discharges with No Monitoring Tallahassee — Hurricanes and big tropical rainstorms unleash tides of...