Florida. The Sunshine State. Known worldwide for its beautiful beaches, crystal clear waters, and unique and varied wildlife species. In recent years, funding has been lacking, jeopardizing Florida’s exceptional habitats and wildlife. However, on November 4, 2014 voters will have the opportunity to change that by VOTING YES on the Water & Land Conservation Amendment 1.
“[We] support the proposed Definition of “Waters of the U.S.” Under the Clean Water Act and urge the Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers to finalize these important protections for our nation’s water resources,” said Mayor William D.
House members cave to well-funded industry lobbyists, as appeals from Pennsylvanians and conservationists are ignored
Harrisburg, PA— A bill that threatens clean water by eliminating protections for certain streams with streamside buffers – the trees and vegetation that grow along stream banks – has passed the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. The bill will be considered by the Senate, where it awaits a very uncertain future owing to a much stronger buffers bill, S.B. 1465 by Senator Rafferty.