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July 14, 2017 | In the News: Tampa Bay Times

Auditors Find Millions In 'Questionable Costs' At Water District, But Will It Matter?

Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: We are starting to see the effects of when you gut budgets and get rid of expertise in these institutions. Lo and behold, it makes these districts not function the way they are supposed to. Our waters statewide are in peril, and the water management districts are supposed to be the stewards of these resources but, there's no question, they're breaking down.

June 29, 2017 | In the News: WGCU News

Florida Activists Pan EPA Clean Water Rollback

Tania Galloni, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: “Candidate Trump also promised clean water for everyone ... The clean water rule was there to ensure that the waterways throughout the country were clean and repealing such a rule can only lead to more trouble.”

April 27, 2017 | Fact Sheet

Facts About the Apalachicola River EcoSystem

The Apalachicola River basin has been described as one of six “biodiversity hotspots” in the United tates. The Apalachicola River basin has been described as one of six “biodiversity hotspots” in the United States.

April 27, 2017 | Legal Document

Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief Master Water Control Update

This action challenges the inadequacy of an Environmental Impact Statement prepared by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (“the Corps”) in connection with its update of a 1958 Master Water Control Manual (“Master WCM”) governing the operation of federal dams and reservoirs in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin (“ACF Basin”)

March 3, 2017 | Blog Post

The Everglades Under Fire

Florida is taking advantage of the new political environment to try and weasel out of its legal commitment to clean up Everglades National Park.

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