Is it time to bring back the septic system law?

Is it time to bring back the septic system law? “There are an estimated 2.6 million septic tanks in our state. We don’t know how many are properly functioning to ensure they don’t leak into waterways because there’s no inspection requirement. Florida had such a requirement for two years, until the state Legislature repealed that…

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Algal blooms in Florida waters

Read UF public perception survey shows high level of concern over algal blooms in Florida waters – “Recently released polling data from the University of Florida’s Bureau for Economic and Business Research, in partnership with the Howard T. Odum Center for Wetlands and the Bob Graham Center, suggests that a vast majority of Florida residents are concerned about algal blooms in Florida waters regardless…

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Protect Florida’s waters statewide – Commentary

“Protecting and restoring Florida’s waters are a cornerstone of our public service”. The Orlando Sentinel news outlet published this article regarding Former Florida governor and U.S. Sen. Bob Graham, and Seminole County commissioner Lee Constantine highlighting the Florida Conservation Coalition’s water policy initiatives for Florida.  Click here for the entire article.  

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