Tell Me About: Fertilizer Use in Florida
Fertilizers have the potential to harm the health of our Florida springs and other bodies of water, but there are ways to use them responsibly.
Tell Me About: Forever Chemicals in Florida
Otherwise known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), these highly stable manmade chemicals are widespread in our environment, homes, and even our drinking water.
Tell Me About: Offshore Drilling in Florida
Fossil fuels are being extracted off the coast of our state through a practice known as offshore drilling. This type … Continued
Tell Me About: Water Hyacinth in Florida
Don’t let this plant’s beauty fool you! Water hyacinth, or Pontederia/Eichhornia crassipes, is a Category 1 Invasive in Florida and is currently wreaking havoc on freshwater ecosystems all across the state.
A Timeline of the Piney Point Wastewater Disaster
Explore our timeline to take a look back at the long history of the site and to catch up on what’s been happening lately.
Tell Me About: Everglades Restoration
Explore the history of the Florida Everglades, why restoration is so important, and how you can help.
Tell Me About: Springs Protection Zones in Florida
Protection Zones for Springs is a new Florida rule created to combat negative impacts from boating vessels and other human activities.
Tell Me About: Freshwater Springs in Florida
Florida has 320 known springs. Learn about how they are formed and why they matter.
Action of the Week: Reduce Your Impact on Our Waterways
Your everyday actions can help keep Florida’s waterways healthy and free of nutrient pollution.
Tell Me About: Wetland Mitigation Banking in Florida
When developers apply for permits to build on wetlands, they can buy credits that go toward the upkeep and maintenance of a nearby wetland.