U.S. Army Corps of Engineers http://wlrn.org en Environmental Group Threatens To Sue Army Corps Of Engineers About Dredging Near Corals http://wlrn.org/post/environmental-group-threatens-sue-army-corps-engineers-about-dredging-near-corals <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An environmental non-profit organization <a href="http://http://www.scribd.com/doc/234248707/60-Day-Notice-Letter-07-16-14-FINAL" target="_blank">has filed a letter that says it may sue the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.</a> &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Biscayne Bay&nbsp;</span>Waterkeeper<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Miami alleges the Army Corps violated the Endangered Species Act by not protecting coral reefs affected by dredging at PortMiami.</span></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:33:51 +0000 Constanza Gallardo 35885 at http://wlrn.org Environmental Group Threatens To Sue Army Corps Of Engineers About Dredging Near Corals Why Everglades Restoration Really Needs To Be About Adapting To Climate Change http://wlrn.org/post/why-everglades-restoration-really-needs-be-about-adapting-climate-change <p>When the <a href="http://www.evergladesplan.org/about/about_cerp_brief.aspx" target="_blank">Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan</a> (CERP) was approved in 2000, it was a historic move to "restore, protect and preserve" water resources in central and south Florida. The 30-year framework was designed with the ultimate goal of restoring historic water-flows&nbsp;to a "dying ecosystem." Project leaders and scientists are now focused on incorporating climate change adaptation into the plans and acknowledging that the Everglades will likely never look the way it once did.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 11:02:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 11801 at http://wlrn.org Why Everglades Restoration Really Needs To Be About Adapting To Climate Change