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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
EAA Reservoir Lawsuits
Sugar companies are suing the Army Corp based on alleged water supply issues with the EAA Reservoir Project.
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.
What is the EAA Reservoir Project?
The EAA Reservoir Project will facilitate sending clean water south to the Everglades while avoiding coastal discharges.
LOSOM Optimized Model
The Optimized Model is expected to guide LOSOM drafting that will govern Okeechobee releases for years to come.
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.