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New report shows how Florida’s waterways are at risk

The Trump administration’s environmental policies are putting Tampa’s waters at risk from potential sewage spills, paved-over wetlands and expanded drilling, according to Florida’s Waterways are at Risk, a new fact sheet by Environment Florida Research and Policy Center.

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Florida's Waterways are at Risk

Rivers and beaches are critical to quality of life in the Tampa Bay region and across Florida, but actions by the Trump administration are threatening the state’s waterways. Regulatory rollbacks, proposed budget cuts, and expanded offshore drilling all put clean water at risk.

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10 things to know about the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary | Ryann Lynn

We wanted to share the “need to know” facts of our very own national marine sanctuary. 

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News Release | Environment Florida Research and Policy Center

Are Florida Beaches Safe for Swimming?

With summer in full swing, water pollution can close Florida beaches or put swimmers' health at risk. Last year, bacteria levels at 187 Florida beaches indicated that water was potentially unsafe for swimming there on at least one day, according to the new report Safe for Swimming? by Environment Florida Research and Policy Center.

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News Release | Environment Florida Research & Policy Center

New study: Top Florida cities place well in national solar rankings

Cities across the country are harnessing the power of the sun for their communities. Our new report ranks major cities in the U.S. by how much solar energy they have installed, highlighting several Florida cities.

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