Photos from “Legacy Florida” Signing

July 28, 2016

As you read in the article about Governor Scott signing the “Legacy Florida” Legislation, you might be interested in who attended this ceremony. “Over the last five years, we have invested more than $688 million for Everglades restoration. This legislation will continue our commitment to protecting Florida’s environment so future generations can enjoy all that Florida has to offer. I …Read more

Unsung Hero Fighting to Stop Algae Blooms

July 27, 2016

Nancy Smith writes about Gayle’s work on Legacy Florida: “It seems odd to find heroes in the middle of a crisis that has no immediate solution. Heroes are supposed to sweep in and save the day — and I don’t believe anybody is going to be able to quick-fix the punishing fresh water releases from Lake Okeechobee. But I’d like to say …Read more

Gayle Harrell ⋅ As-it-happens update ⋅ July 12, 2016

July 12, 2016

  STUART, FL July 11, 2016 State Representative Gayle Harrell says she stepped in to help clear the way to keep this experiment going. “If this is successful, which it looks like it’s going to be very successful, there are many other places it can be used,” said State Rep. Harrell. “So let’s go ahead and do the paperwork get …Read more