Fred Hiers of the Gainesville Sun featured Florida Wildlife Federation President Manley Fuller in an article describing the continued fight to enact effective water nutrient standards. Fuller promises that environmental groups will continue the fight into federal court. Read Water quality war rages on.
The New Times reported on the ties between Florida Department of Environmental Protection Deputy Secretary Jeff Littlejohn, who faced criticism recently for wrongly suspending top DEP wetlands expert Connie Bersok, and the lobbying firm owned by his parents. For complete details read Questionable Clientele.
The Florida Times-Union published an opinion piece by Maria Mark on the value of Florida's conserved public lands. Read Conservation lands are a big bargain.