Senate President-designate Negron sets out session-end plan to address Lake O discharges

“…In the final two weeks of the 2016 Legislative Session, I will be focused on three priorities that will alleviate the catastrophic damage to the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon caused by the discharges from Lake Okeechobee. They are as follows: … Click here to read more

WPBF: Governor declares tri-county State of Emergency as hundreds protest Lake O discharges

“‘It’s a catastrophe. Economic crisis.’ Commercial Fisherman are catching a lot less, charter boat captains can’t find customers. ‘We’re seeing it on the front lines, but this will spread. The hotels, whole tourism industry. When people see this, they’re not gonna want to come back… … Click here to read more

Senate Committee Meeting focuses on short term solutions to Lake Okeechobee discharges

A Senate Committee hearing was held Thursday in Stuart to discuss short-term solutions to the Lake Okeechobee discharges and their impact on the Indian River Lagoon. The Senate Committee has until November 4 to come up with a budget and police changes to help the estuary. For WPTV video … Click here to read more

Sugarland Rally, September 1: Bicoastal effort to demonstrate against Lake O discharges

The Sugarland Rally will unite the east and west coasts of Florida in a peaceful, historic demonstration to speak out against the pollution of our estuaries from Lake Okeechobee discharges, September 1 at Sugarland Park in Clewiston. … Click here to read more

Petition Obama administration to stop Lake O discharges into Indian River Lagoon

Click this link to petition the Obama administration regarding the Lake Okeechobee discharges that are killing thousands of animals, making people very sick, and destroying the environment. … Click here to read more

Sign petition to Governor Scott: ‘Stop the Lake O discharges into the St. Lucie River and Estuaries’

Sign the petition “Governor Rick Scott: Stop the Lake Okeechobee discharges into the St Lucie River and Estuaries”, here’s the link … Click here to read more