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Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A resolute dedication to democratic ideals coupled with the wisdom to recognize how and when to see the task through to completion: Advocates for all causes would do well to emulate the qualities that made Justice Ginsburg a truly historic figure. We offer our condolences to her children and grandchildren. The country she worked so hard to improve will miss her.

News Release | Environment Florida

Superfund sites in potential path of Hurricane Sally

As Hurricane Sally drenches the Gulf Coast with staggering amounts of rain, Environment America, U.S. PIRG and Frontier Group -- all part of the Public Interest Network -- are sharing information that will help your readers and viewers contextualize what's going on with regard to major environmental and health concerns.

News Release | Environment Florida

White House announces moratorium on offshore oil drilling in Eastern Gulf and Southeastern Atlantic

The Trump administration signed a 10-year drilling moratorium extension in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico and along the Southeastern U.S. coast on Tuesday. Environment Florida has worked for decades to protect the Florida coastline from dirty and dangerous offshore drilling, which threatens the state’s coasts and beaches. 

News Release | Environment Florida Research and Policy Center

New report shows how Florida’s waterways are at risk

The Trump administration’s environmental policies are putting Tampa’s waters at risk from potential sewage spills, paved-over wetlands and expanded drilling, according to Florida’s Waterways are at Risk, a new fact sheet by Environment Florida Research and Policy Center.

News Release | Environment Florida Research and Policy Center

Are Florida Beaches Safe for Swimming?

With summer in full swing, water pollution can close Florida beaches or put swimmers' health at risk. Last year, bacteria levels at 187 Florida beaches indicated that water was potentially unsafe for swimming there on at least one day, according to the new report Safe for Swimming? by Environment Florida Research and Policy Center.

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