Bullsugar.org: State agency cracks down on citizens, threatens public records requesters

“The South Florida Water Management District is cracking down on citizens who ask too many questions. The state agency recently threatened legal action against 16 people requesting details on its multi-million-dollar deal with a Martin County mining operation. And when their intimidation became public, SFWMD didn’t apologize or back down … Click here to read more

Bullsugar.org: ‘Legislative session’s anti-clean-water proposals will affect your life. Here’s how…’

From bullsugar.org: “2018’s Legislative Water Woes – More bills await Governor Scott’s power of the pen, and residents and visitors will feel the impact of his decisions personally. Many have repercussions for the state’s uniquely fragile groundwater, jeopardizing a resource that Florida wouldn’t be the same without. Scott has until April 10 to act … Click here to read more

Scientists grade the Everglades Reservoir Plan: ‘F’

From bullsugar.org: “It doesn’t work. The Everglades Foundation’s science team–one of only two organizations outside the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) with the expertise and technology to model the reservoir plan–spelled it out clearly. The state’s design can’t clean enough water … Click here to read more

Bullsugar’s EAA Reservoir Update: ‘Do not give up on Florida’s waterways’

From Bullsugar.org: “…We’re talking about spending almost $2 billion on a once-in-a-lifetime chance to reverse decades of damage. Legislators cannot waste this opportunity on a gamed, half-baked box-checking exercise that federal partners struggle to take seriously … Click here to read more

Check out Bullsugar.org’s endorsements for Martin County Commission

“Bullsugar.org is a non-profit 501(c)4 founded in August 2014 on the belief that stopping the damaging discharges to our coasts and restoring the Everglades is not a science or engineering problem. The science has been known for decades … Click here to read more