Glades Hunter
Florida outdoorsmen combatting mismanagement & pressure by advocating for ecosystem restoration, full freezers, & tight lines

Written by a land use attorney and public land hunter

Mar
26
We reject the attempt to further limit hunting & fishing in National Wildlife Refuges

We reject the attempt to further limit hunting & fishing in National Wildlife Refuges

Under no circumstances should hunting and fishing rights in National Wildlife Refuges, such as Everglades Headwaters or St. Marks, be revoked or further limited.
4 min read
Mar
18
We need to deter Florida pompano poaching

We need to deter Florida pompano poaching

Glades Hunter supports arresting large scale pompano poachers, seizing their vessels, permanently removing their commercial licenses, and pursuing jail time.
3 min read
Mar
08
Legislative session ending with subpar funding for public land acquisition

Legislative session ending with subpar funding for public land acquisition

Glades Hunter supports funding Florida Forever at $300 million to finance the acquisition of additional public land open to hunting and fishing.
3 min read
Mar
01
Florida Forever - How the State of Florida purchases public land

Florida Forever - How the State of Florida purchases public land

Glades Hunter supports funding the Florida Forever program - restoring the ecosystem and creating recreational opportunities at the same time.
3 min read
Feb
18
Senate Bill 2508 as Amended

Senate Bill 2508 as Amended

Glades Hunter rejects Senate Bill 2508, the amendment to which is more balanced than the originally filed Bill but is not helpful for Everglades restoration or reducing coastal discharges.
2 min read
Jan
23
EAA Reservoir Lawsuits

EAA Reservoir Lawsuits

Sugar companies are suing the Army Corp based on alleged water supply issues with the EAA Reservoir Project.
4 min read
Dec
12
LOSOM: An Opportunity to Improve Florida Water Policy

LOSOM: An Opportunity to Improve Florida Water Policy

Contextual history of Florida's drainage followed by a regularly updated analysis on the status of LOSOM both procedurally and substantively.
15 min read
Dec
06
What is the EAA Reservoir Project?

What is the EAA Reservoir Project?

The EAA Reservoir Project will facilitate sending clean water south to the Everglades while avoiding coastal discharges.
2 min read
Nov
16
LOSOM Optimized Model

LOSOM Optimized Model

The Optimized Model is expected to guide LOSOM drafting that will govern Okeechobee releases for years to come.
4 min read
Nov
08
Picayune Access: Driving on the Merritt Berm/Levee

Picayune Access: Driving on the Merritt Berm/Levee

Allowing public access via the Merritt Berm would make Picayune more accessible, while actually REMOVING a road from the area.
4 min read