Fort Lauderdale Beach http://wlrn.org en Conservation Group Says Beach Project Will Harm Reef http://wlrn.org/post/conservation-group-says-beach-project-will-harm-reef-0 <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Broward County plans to widen five miles of eroded beaches from northern Fort Lauderdale to southern parts of Pompano Beach.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The project is near an offshore coral reef &nbsp;in South Florida.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cry for Water is a nonprofit conservation group that fears the new sand will destroy the coral or make them vulnerable to diseases. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:52:04 +0000 Constanza Gallardo 33792 at http://wlrn.org Conservation Group Says Beach Project Will Harm Reef Fort Lauderdale Ahead Of The State When It Comes To Sea-Level Rise Protection http://wlrn.org/post/fort-lauderdale-ahead-state-when-it-comes-sea-level-rise-protection <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If not for its patchwork of different shades of asphalt, you would never imagine the stretch of State Road </span>A1A<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> along Fort Lauderdale Beach was all underwater a year ago.</span></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 12:53:59 +0000 Wilson Sayre 23529 at http://wlrn.org Fort Lauderdale Ahead Of The State When It Comes To Sea-Level Rise Protection