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Environmental Update

The 2017 South Florida Environmental Report is now available from the South Florida Water Management District. The website is here.

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Workshop March 17

There will be a workshop on the CSWCD Employee Handbook held at 9:00 AM on Friday, March 17, 2017 at: 14700 Immokalee Road Naples, FL 34120

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The Plight of Bees

A new article from National Geographic details what’s happening with bees in Hawaii, which may be a preview of things to come for other areas. For the First Time, Bees Declared Endangered in the U.S.

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Paradise Reef documentary

The documentary film, ‘Paradise Reef’, showcases the beauty of the Southwest Florida environment. The story, anchored by the Artificial Reef Project, will follow the flow of water; inland to the Gulf. It shows the symbiotic relationship of the Everglades, the … Continue reading

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The Environmental Protection Agency and Bees

Earlier this year, the CSWCD sent a letter to the EPA regarding the cause(s) of bee colony collapse: Letter to EPA (PDF, 10 MB) The EPA responded with this well-written letter: Letter from EPA (PDF, 3 MB)

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