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January 16, 2021

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We're Back with the First Advocate of the 2021 Session!

Senate Natural Resource Committees Start Off with Briefings, Agency Introductions

Legislature May Pull the Plug on M-CORES

Public Service Commission Hosts Energy Efficiency Rule Revision Workshop

Coronavirus Causes Major Budget Uncertainty

Pop Quiz: You May Be a Legislative Super Influencer

Newest Edition of the Naturalist is Out!

March 20, 2020

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Wrapping up the 2020 Legislative Session

Conservation Appropriations

We Celebrate Water and Climate Bills That Made it Over the Finish Line

Important Environmental Protection Amendment on Agriculture Bill to Benefit Green Swamp

DOT M-Cores Process Extended, Meetings Postponed

Improved Management of Rodman Reservoir Could Benefit Upstream Forests

March 13, 2020

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Important Water Bill Passes

Climate Win Requires Sea Level Rise Impact Studies for State-financed Construction

Appropriations Negotiations Continue

Audubon Florida Begins Chapter Climate Trainings

M-CORES Update

Act by March 16 to Ensure the Everglades and Florida Bay Benefit from the COP


March 6, 2020

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Water Bills Address Pollution and Fines


Senators Rubio and Scott Team Up to Expand Moratorium on Gulf of Mexico Drilling

State Resumes Misguided Move to Assume Federal Water Permitting

A Solar Victory!

February 28, 2020

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Help Ensure the Everglades and Florida Bay Benefit from the COP

Appropriations for Florida Forever and Rural Family Lands Protection Program

Fireworks update

Florida on Cusp of Solar Victory or Missed Opportunity: Stay Tuned March 3

Water Quality and Environmental Enforcement

Restoring the Ocklawaha River

February 21, 2020

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Climate Bills Move Ahead

M-CORES Update

Town of Fort Myers Beach Protects Critical Wildlife Area - Again!

Audubon Florida Launches New Climate Initiative with Local Chapters

February 14, 2020

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Audubon Attends Everglades Action Day

Water: Civil Penalties, Septic Tanks, Wastewater

Climate: Renewable Energy, Sea-Level Impact Projections, Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Budget: Environment, Conservation Easements, State Parks


February 7, 2020

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Great News for Protecting Florida's Special Places

Climate Adaptation Bill Moves at a Steady Pace

Growth Management



Upcoming M-CORES Meetings

January 31, 2020

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Everglades Protection

Climate Adaptation


January 24, 2020

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Climate Adaptation

Climate Mitigation

Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency


Moving Miami-Dade County's Comprehensive Development Master Plan in the Right Direction

M-CORES Update


Winter Naturalist Magazine

January 17, 2020

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State Announces Everglades Acquisition to Head Off Drilling Threat

35th Annual Everglades Coalition Conference Calls for All Hands On Deck

Join Everglades Action Day February 10 & 11!

Clam Pass Parking Garage Proposal Denied

Bill to Expand Access to Personal Fireworks Amended

Flagler County Wetlands Restoration Update

Misleading Energy Deregulation Ballot Proposal Tossed Out by Supreme Court

Resilience and Climate Change Issues to Watch

Focus on Florida Forever

The Governor's Agenda

December 13, 2019

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Fireworks Bill Advances in Both Chambers, as Audubon Works to Limit Impacts

Comprehensive Water Legislation Being Considered by Florida Senate

Updates on Multi-use Corridors of Regional Economic Significance (M-CORES)

Senior U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Rejects Florida's Apalachicola Water Arguments

State of the Everglades Report

November 8, 2019

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Bills to Fight Florida’s Water Woes Begin to Move in Legislature

Bill to Expand Access to Personal Fireworks Clears First Committees Despite Concerns for Veterans, Pets, Special Needs Individuals, and Wildlife

Celebrating the Opening of the C-44 Reservoir

M-CORES Toll Roads Task Forces Raise Important Questions About Need, Financial Feasibility

U.S. Rep. Castor & Audubon Florida Sound Alarm on the Climate Crisis’ Impact on North American Birds

Take Action! Model Ordinance Toolkit Update

Audubon Florida and South Florida Breweries Launch the Everglades Brewers Council

October 18, 2019

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Governor Announces Legislation to Expedite Water Quality Improvements

Florida Senate Holds Committee Meeting on Sea Level Rise and Climate Change

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection Presents their Proposed Budget 

Miami-Dade County Votes for Clean Buses

Audubon Florida Offers Model Ordinance Toolkit to Inspire Local Change

New Audubon Report Details Risks of Climate Change Extinction

 Audubon Staff Report Red Tide

Florida Department of Transportation Presents Committee with M-CORES Progress

September 16, 2019

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Planning for New Turnpikes Begins

Looking Ahead to Fall Legislative Committees

Summer of Successes for Florida Forever

Audubon Florida Defends Endangered Species

They Heard You! The U.S. House Passes Bills to Protect Coasts from Oil and Gas Spilling

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