Articles in Category: 'U.S. Army Corps of Engineers'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 7, 2014 3:55 AM
 

If only Charlie Crist knew more about water. Just once I'd like to hear him throw away the campaign talking points and show me he understands Everglades restoration strategies. I think I'd feel better about him.

 
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By: J.P. Sasser | Posted: May 22, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The summer of 2013 was a watershed event for the Indian River Lagoon -- no pun intended. Its unique flora and fauna were decimated as the result of huge amounts of fresh water and pollutants entering the lagoon, causing lower salinity levels and massive algae blooms.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 20, 2013 10:24 PM
 

Don't think just because Democratic Congressman Patrick Murphy is running in a primarily Republican district, he's a dead man walking. Murphy might actually turn into one of the blue team's safest bets for re-election in 2014.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 9, 2013 3:55 AM
 

All the bridges in Kingdom Come won't make a difference. Until the bureaucratic dysfunction ends -- and don't hold your breath -- there will be no water flowing south through the central Everglades and into thirsty Everglades National Park.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 23, 2013 3:55 AM
 

As long as I've known Joe Negron, I've never seen him show as much emotion as he did Thursday listening to citizens -- many of them his neighbors -- pouring out their hearts, one after another, about the plight of the toxic, black St. Lucie estuary and Indian River Lagoon. 

 
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