Kingston Development Files for Federal Permit

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The proposed 10,000-home Kingston development project in eastern Lee County has filed for a federal Clean Water Act Section 404 permit, necessary for any wetland “dredge and fill” actions that will occur during the construction. 

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Sign Petition to “Drop the Lawsuit” and Support EAA Reservoir

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A petition from SCCF’s partners at Captains for Clean Water needs your voice to urge the sugar industry to withdraw their lawsuit that threatens the Everglades Agricultural Area (EAA) Reservoir — the keystone of Everglades restoration that will  store, clean, and send water south while reducing harmful discharges to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Estuaries. 

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SCCF Remembers Bob Graham

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It is with great sadness and profound respect that SCCF acknowledges the April 16 passing of former Florida governor and environmental champion Bob Graham, who amassed a lifetime of achievements to safeguard the natural world.

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Everglades Update to Focus on Economic Importance

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Held annually in partnership with The Everglades Foundation, the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation’s Everglades Update will focus on the economic importance that our natural resources, clean water, and America’s Everglades have for our coastal…

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