FCC News Brief – April 16, 2018

Written by Florida Conservation Coalition

Lindsay Cross and Mallory Lykes Dimmitt write for the Tampa Bay Times – “Today… ecologist Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, photojournalist Carlton Ward Jr. and biologist Joe Guthrie embark on their hardest journey yet: They hope to show there’s still a way for wildlife to cross the Interstate 4 corridor that bisects the state and find a critical but narrow connection linking the Everglades headwaters to the Green Swamp in Central Florida… Permanently protecting the corridor requires significant investment to purchase conservation easements or essential lands through programs like Florida Forever. Some headway has been made in educating citizens and elected officials

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By Florida Conservation Coalition

The FCC is committed to protecting Florida's environment using a three pronged approach: 1. Uniting Florida's Conservation Community, Through Collaboration and the Open Exchange of Ideas and Information 2. Educating Florida's Citizens and Decision Makers on Environmental Policy Issues 3. Training Citizens to be More Effective Advocates Visit our website at -> https://www.wearefcc.org/

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