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State again denies Everglades oil exploration permit

State again denies Everglades oil exploration permit

The state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) again denied an application by a Miami family for a permit to...

State again denies Everglades oil exploration permit
Urban sprawl could lead to development of 1.1M acres by 2070

Urban sprawl could lead to development of 1.1M acres by 2070

By 2070, urban sprawl could account for the development of 1.1 million acres of untouched land in South Florida, according...

Urban sprawl could lead to development of 1.1M acres by 2070
The Everglades

State nearing decision on Everglades oil well

By the end of summer, a state agency may decide whether to permit the Kanter family of Miami to build...

State nearing decision on Everglades oil well
FPL land swap with Everglades National Park OKd

FPL land swap with Everglades National Park OKd

The National Park Service approved a  land swap planned by Florida Power & Light and Everglades National Park, which would...

FPL land swap with Everglades National Park OKd
The Everglades

Broward County resists bid for oil-drilling permit

The Broward County Commission took action to oppose an application for a state oil-drilling permit on an Everglades site in...

Broward County resists bid for oil-drilling permit
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South Florida disaster brims in Lake Okeechobee

Lake Okeechobee is South Florida’s environmental white elephant. The fast-growing population was built on the very premise of reverse...

South Florida disaster brims in Lake Okeechobee
Sergio Pino

Century Homebuilders pays wetlands settlement

Miami developer Sergio Pino’s Century Homebuilders paid a $460,000 settlement to conclude a six-year, federal wetlands protection case, Daily...

Century Homebuilders pays wetlands settlement
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Judge declines to strike down Everglades deal

Everglades The Miccosukee Tribe’s plea for a federal judge to strike down Gov. Charlie Crist’s $197 million deal for...

Judge declines to strike down Everglades deal
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