The Everglades Have Shrunken By Half, But Funding Is In Place To Restore The Ecosystem (video)
Each year on April 7, Everglades Day is celebrated – a day that recognizes legislative support and pays homage to Everglades champion Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Everglades Day unites a passionate group of advocates, environmentalists, business owners and communities both here in Florida and around the world with one common and mutually beneficial goal in mind: a fully restored Everglades ecosystem.
Today’s rallying cry must reverberate beyond April 7. Pollution and water shortages pose the greatest threat to America’s Everglades this vital and valuable ecosystem has ever seen....