Tag: Lake Okeechobee

The Avoidable State of Emergency in Southern Florida

On June 29, Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in St. Lucie and Martin counties in response to the blue-green algae...

Florida’s “Toilet” Lake Threatens The Economy And Surrounding Ecology

South Florida is one of the Sunshine State's tourist hot spots, known for its stunning coastline, sandy beaches and captivating wildlife. With the prime...