Frank Jackalone, Sierra Club FL Chapter Director said: “In his first week in office, Governor DeSantis has done more to address Florida’s water quality crisis than Governor Rick Scott did in eight years.” We like his emphasis on reducing nutrient pollution, but have a few questions and concerns. See our press release, issued Jan 10, 2019.
During the height of this past summer’s toxic algae bloom, a team of researchers from Florida Gulf Coast University took water samples from the Gulf of Mexico, the Caloosahatchee River and Lake Okeechobee to try
We need a hand planting trees at Circle B this weekend!
WHEN: Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m
WHERE: Circle B Bar Reserve 4399 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL 33803
DESCRIPTION: *Requires sign up. Join this HUGE volunteer community event for Florida’s Arbor Day by helping plant 1000 one-gallon size upland trees at Circle B Bar Reserve! This tree planting event, which will enhance gopher tortoise habitat, is a learning opportunity to get families involved in the environment and conservation of our natural resources. Bring your favorite shovel, gloves, hat, and sun screen! Hot dogs and drinks will be provided after the event courtesy of the Sierra Club, the Native Plant Society and LE/AD (Lakes Education Action Drive). TO SIGN UP stop by the reception desk at Circle B Bar Reserve or call 863-668-4673 x 205. For more information contact Marian Ryan at 863-207-5206 or email@example.com ...