Will Florida have enough water by 2070?

From The Miami Herald: “During the next half century, urban sprawl across Florida could double the water consumption of cities and suburbs, according to a new study released Tuesday. … Click here to read more

Palm Beach Post: Martin should make deal for Mount Olympia land

From The Palm Beach Post’s award-winning blogger Sally Swartz: Jupiter Island resident Edward “Ted” Hamm, heir to the Hamm’s beer fortune, owns the precious parcel, a target of Florida and Martin county preservation land buyers for a decade. Jeff Wittman, the man who for years has championed saving the land, still hopes it can belong to the people. … Click here to read more

Huffington Post: Lake Okeechobee needs a champion

Right now, state agencies are working on a plan to update a plan to make a plan that might reduce phosphorus, in maybe the next couple decades. And that should fix Lake Okeechobee’s problem? Dear plan makers: Stop planning and take action. Now. … Click here to read more