Refuge contemplates Three Sisters access

Kayaks in 3SS

Posted: 08/06/2014 9:51 PM   CRYSTAL RIVER — The manager of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge is seeking a “single-entity contractor” … [Read more...]

Sound Policy And Common sense in Manatee Lawsuit

By Mark Miller and Christina Martin A legal team for “billionaires.” That’s how The Palm Beach Post describes Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF), in an … [Read more...]

Manatees may lose endangered status


Original Article By David Fleshler, Sun Sentinel / 6:17 p.m. EDT, July 1, 2014   The manatee's 47-year-run as an endangered species may soon … [Read more...]

Manatee healthy no matter the classification

July 10, 2014|By Sun Sentinel Editorial Board, By Sun Sentinel Editorial Board Original Article HERE.   The bad news about Florida's favorite … [Read more...]

Reclaimed Water Project to Benefit Springs

"District leaders recently helped celebrate the groundbreaking of the Crystal River to Duke Energy Reclaimed Water Project. It will provide highly treated … [Read more...]

“Rock Star” Coming to Hunter’s Springs Cove in Crystal River.


Habitat restoration will soon get an enormous boost from a “Rock Star”. Click here to Read all about it! … [Read more...]

Join Save Crystal River, Inc. and the Southwest Florida Water Management District to Protect Florida Springs:


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Petition to down-list the West Indian Manatee…


FWS has concluded that a petition to down-list the West Indian manatee presented substantial evidence and contains enough information to warrant a full-blown … [Read more...]

Wood stork off endangered list after recovery in U.S. Southeast.


After 30 years of conservation efforts, it was announced last week that the wood stork will be reclassified from endangered to threatened status because the … [Read more...]

Could This Happen Here? The confusion at Indian River Lagoon


What ignited the "superbloom" and brown algae that killed 60 percent of Indian River Lagoon seagrass? Read more … [Read more...]