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STATEMENT: Audubon Encouraged by Gov. Scott's Support for Reservoir South of Lake Okeechobee

STATEMENT: Audubon Encouraged by Gov. Scott's Support for Reservoir South of Lake Okeechobee

— Audubon is encouraged by Governor Rick Scott’s call for funding Herbert Hoover Dike repairs and support for the Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) Reservoir.
Audubon Congratulates Senators Bradley and Negron for Everglades Bill

Audubon Congratulates Senators Bradley and Negron for Everglades Bill

— The Florida Senate today passed Senate Bill 10, a bill that will reduce harmful discharges to coastal estuaries while sending more freshwater to Florida Bay and the Everglades...
SB 10 Amendment Will Reduce Estuary Discharges and Increase Freshwater Flows to Florida Bay

SB 10 Amendment Will Reduce Discharges to Estuary and Increase Freshwater to Florida Bay

— An amendment to SB 10 filed today allows the use of state-owned lands for an Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) reservoir...
Audubon Introduces 'Audubon Islands Sanctuary' Restoration Project to Palm Beach Community

Audubon Introduces 'Audubon Islands Sanctuary' Restoration Project to Palm Beach Community

— On Friday, March 10, Audubon Florida launched their first event in Palm Beach to introduce the restoration of the Audubon Islands Sanctuary.
Audubon Thanks U.S. Reps Curbelo, Mast, and Ros-Lehtinen for Co-Sponsoring Federal Climate Resolution

Audubon Thanks U.S. Reps Curbelo, Mast, and Ros-Lehtinen for Co-Sponsoring Federal Climate Resolution

— Solutions from both sides of the aisle are needed to address changing climate
Bass Pro Donation Enhances Audubon’s Everglades Ecosystem Research

Bass Pro Donation Enhances Audubon’s Everglades Ecosystem Research

— TAVERNIER, Fla. (March 10, 2017) – Audubon’s Everglades Science Center at Tavernier thanks Bass Pro Shops and World Wide Sportsman in Islamorada, Florida for its donation of a MAKO® 19 CPX- a boat perfectly outfitted to navigate Florida Bay.
Annual Wading Bird Report Shows Steep Nesting Decline

Annual Wading Bird Report Shows Steep Nesting Decline

— South Florida Wading Bird Report documents lowest nesting count since 2008
Hurricane Matthew Assessment: Beach Dunes Better Than Seawalls

Beach Dunes Better Than Seawalls

— Analysis of impacts from Hurricane Matthew shows nature can produce a more resilient coastline than rocks and concrete.
Nathaniel Reed to Receive Lufkin Prize for Environmental Leadership Tonight

Nathaniel Reed to Receive Lufkin Prize for Environmental Leadership Tonight

— The Dan W. Lufkin Prize recognizes individuals who have dedicated their entire lives to the environment and on-the-ground conservation.
Local Artist W. Stanley “Sandy” Proctor to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from Audubon Florida and Recognition by City of Tallahassee

Local Artist W. Stanley “Sandy” Proctor to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from Audubon Florida and Recognition by City of Tallahassee

— TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - On Thursday, March 2, Audubon Florida will recognize Tallahassee artist W. Stanley “Sandy” Proctor with the Lifetime Achievement for Nature in the Arts award.