Assist manatees to become a sustainable population by reclassification

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You can help by sending your comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on or before September 2, 2014, stating your support to reclassify the manatee from … [Read more...]

Refuge contemplates Three Sisters access

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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

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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...]

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.

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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…

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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...]

“I Am The Harvester”

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Insight into the Lyngbya Harvesting from a 30 year veteran operator of a harvester barge. Click here to read the full Chronicle Online article.  Photo … [Read more...]

How to properly fertilize your yard to protect waterways.

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Join our community’s efforts to protect our waterways from excessive nutrient pollution. Check out these easy Florida-friendly fertilizing tips from the … [Read more...]