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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 18,000 square miles 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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FEB 11

SFWMD Governing Board Meeting - Add to calendar
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02-11-2016 9:00:00 02-11-2016 17:00:00 15 SFWMD Governing Board Meeting South Florida Water Management District Governing Board Meeting Osceloa County Administration Office- 1 Courthouse Square Suite 4700 Kissimmee, FL 34741 Jacki McGorty or Brenda Low blow@sfwmd.gov false MM/DD/YYYY
FEB 17

Biscayne Bay Regional Restoration Coordination Meeting
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02-17-2016 10:00:00 02-17-2016 15:00:00 15 BBRRCT Regular Monthly Meeting Biscayne Bay Regional Restoratoin Coordination Regular Monthly Meeting NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) 4301 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149 Joan Lawrence lawrence@sfrestore.org false MM/DD/YYYY
MAR 3

Water Resources Advisory Commission Mtg - Add to calendar
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03-03-2016 9:00:00 03-03-2016 17:00:00 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. Homestead, Phicol E. Williams Community Center Tia Barnett tbarnett@sfwmd.gov false MM/DD/YYYY
MAR 21

Working Group/Science Coordination Group Meeting - More About the Meeting
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03-21-2016 10:00:00 03-21-2016 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. Governing Board Auditorium at the SFWMD in Building B-1 located at 3301 Gun Club Road, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Sandy Soto ssoto@sfrestore.org false MM/DD/YYYY