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Recurring algae bloom in Lake Okeechobee may again send green slime to both coasts

Recurring algae bloom in Lake Okeechobee may again send green slime to both coasts

A huge algae bloom in Lake Okeechobee could send blankets of green slime to both the Atlantic and Gulf...

Recurring algae bloom in Lake Okeechobee may again send green slime to both coasts
Inspections of dike along Lake Okeechobee intensify

Inspections of dike along Lake Okeechobee intensify

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers doubled to twice a month the frequency of inspections of the 143-mile earthen...

Inspections of dike along Lake Okeechobee intensify
Seasonal algae outbreaks defy easy solutions

Seasonal algae outbreaks defy easy solutions

No easy solutions exist for summertime algae outbreaks that suck oxygen out of two Florida rivers and cover parts...

Seasonal algae outbreaks defy easy solutions
Lake Okeechobee drain tops 10 billion gallons a day

Lake Okeechobee drain tops 10 billion gallons a day

After the rainiest January in more than 80 years, the Army Corps of Engineers is releasing more than 10...

Lake Okeechobee drain tops 10 billion gallons a day
More development to follow land-use change in Palm Beach?

More development to follow land-use change in Palm Beach?

A proposed land-use change has Palm Beach County planners fearing that development will spread rapidly through the area’s sugar...

More development to follow land-use change in Palm Beach?
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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
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