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What is Everglades Restoration?

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The Everglades is recognized both nationally and internationally as one of the world's most unique natural and cultural resources. Encompassing nearly 4 million acres of the southern tip of the Florida peninsula the Everglades and the greater Everglades ecosystem (spanning from the Kissimmee River basin north of Lake Okeechobee all the way south to Florida Bay) are also the focus of the world's largest intergovernmental watershed restoration effort.

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Upcoming Events

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MAY 20

South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Meeeting - Live Webcast
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05-20-2015 10:30:00 05-20-2015 15:00:00 15 Working Group/Science Coordination Group Meeting The mission of the Working Group is to support the Task Force in its efforts to achieve the restoration, preservation and protection of the ecosystem while promoting a sustainable South Florida. The Working Group assists the Task Force in providing intergovernmental coordination, exchanging information, facilitating the resolution of conflict, assisting members, and promoting public participation. The mission of the Science Coordination Group is to assist the Task Force in providing intergovernmental coordination of the programmatic scientific aspects of restoration of the South Florida Ecosystem. This is the first regular meeting of the year and at such regular meetings, staff and member agencies update matters previously presented and provide briefings on new or emerging issues relevant to Everglades Restoration. South Interior Building Auditorium, 1951 Constitution Ave, NW Washington, DC 20245 Sandy Soto ssoto@sfrestore.org false MM/DD/YYYY
MAY 20

Biscayne Bay Regional Restoration Coordination Meeting
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05-20-2015 10:00:00 05-20-2015 15:00:00 15 BBRRCT Regular Monthly Meeting Biscayne Bay Regional Restoratoin Coordination Regular Monthly Meeting Southeast Fisheries Science Center, Annex Seminar Room 75 Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, FL 33149 Joan Lawrence lawrence@sfrestore.org false MM/DD/YYYY
JUN 4

Water Resources Advisory Commission (WRAC) Meeting
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06-04-2015 17:00:00 06-04-2015 20:00:00 15 Water Resources Advisory Commission (WRAC) Meeting The Water Resources Advisory Commission (WRAC) is an advisory body to the SFWMD Governing Board and the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force. It is a forum for improving public participation and decision-making about water resource issues in South and Central Florida. Phichol E. Williams Community Center, 951 SW 4th St., Homestead, FL Tia Barnett tbarnett@sfwmd.gov false MM/DD/YYYY
JUN 11

SFWMD Governing Board Meeting - Add to calendar
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06-111-2015 9:00:00 06-11-2015 17:00:00 15 SFWMD Governing Board Meeting South Florida Water Management District Governing Board Meeting Governing Board Auditorium at the SFWMD in Building B-1 located at 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Jacki McGorty or Brenda Low blow@sfwmd.gov false MM/DD/YYYY