Styrofoam ban passed!

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Your voices have been heard! Miami-Dade County has agreed to ban Styrofoam products from beaches, parks, and marinas in the county starting in July 2017.


A Miami port dredging project may have damaged the city's offshore coral reef

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Florida Dredging Would Cut Path Across Corals in ‘Crisis’

[embedlycard url="http://www.climatecentral.org/news/florida-dredging-corals-in-crisis-20333"] "We’ve had bleaching of corals due to high temperatures; we’ve had a really terrible regional disease event last summer,” Silverstein said. “A lot of these things feel like they’re too big to be dealt with on a local level. But avoiding impacts from dredging is something we can control on a local level.”


Divers photographing coral reef ahead of Port Everglades expansion plan

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Dredging Florida coral reef is ‘lunacy’ says Philippe Cousteau, grandson of Jacques

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Cousteau warns of reef damage in Florida port project

[embedlycard url="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-3504997/Cousteau-warns-reef-damage-Florida-port-project.html"] Sign the Petition http://www.miamiwaterkeeper.org/dredging_in_port_everglades


Florida Roundup (See Minute 36!)

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The radiation from Turkey Point should worry you — but not for the reasons you think

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Nuclear Plant Threatens Miami-Dade's Water. Mayor Says, 'This Isn't Flint'

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FPL nuclear plant canals likely violating water quality law

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