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Setting Sewage and Animal Waste Limits

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July 1, 2016 | In the News: CNN

Toxic algae bloom blankets Florida beaches, prompts state of emergency

"The State wants to pretend the problem is only about water storage but it's also a pollution issue," Earthjustice attorney Alisa Coe said. "In order to really get at the problem you got to clean up the water. Anyone whose been watching the state of regulation in Florida saw this coming."

August 6, 2014 | Blog Post

In Florida, Toxic Algae is a Year-Round Fight

For those of us living here in sunny Florida, noxious green slime outbreaks like the one that shut Toledo, Ohio's, water system, are now a year-round occurrence.

November 14, 2013 | Photos

Toxic Algae Outbreaks in Florida

Many of Florida's postcard-perfect blue waters are coming up green and choked with nasty, toxic algae. The culprit behind this environmental and economic crisis? Pollution caused by inadequately treated sewage, manure and fertilizer.

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