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Is FL facing another Summer of Slime? Thank Gov. DeSantis and...

Sometimes I wonder what it was like to be one of the early Spanish explorers of Florida, back when you could see it in...

DeSantis’ budget on algae blooms offers plenty of irony

If you live in Florida, you will never suffer from an irony deficiency. Just look around you. We have real estate developments with names like...

This column stinks — and so does the way FL handles...

Last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis held a big event at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, which is the only government facility in the nation...

Chief science officer defends water-quality bills that critics argue are deeply...

Florida Chief Science Officer Tom Frazer on Thursday defended his praise of water-quality legislation that environmentalists say is designed to fail and protects polluters. “I...

Huh? Clean-water groups say chief science officer is missing the point

Clean-water organizations lobbying for strong legislation to clean up water pollution in Florida are calling upon the state’s chief science officer to “set the...

Gov. DeSantis unveils water-quality website for the public; promised legislation still...

Gov. Ron DeSantis unveiled a Florida water-quality website Tuesday to raise public awareness about water pollution, related health risks, and cleanup initiatives. It also raises...

Politicians’ pledges to tackle red tide eco-disaster ends at the Legislature...

Despite political promises on the campaign trail about solving the massive red tide outbreaks that littered Florida’s shores with dead sea creatures and scared...

All that talk about solving Florida’s horrible algae outbreaks? Legislature comes...

Florida made national news last year when nasty algae outbreaks fouled the coasts and sent dead sea creatures washing ashore. The environmental crisis was a...

Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis releases environmental platform

Republican gubernatorial nominee Ron DeSantis released his environmental platform Wednesday, and long-time environmental leaders took a look and found it wanting. DeSantis comes out strongly...

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