Florida Truncates Eco-Safeguards On Beach Projects

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Florida has suspended key protections to reduce or prevent environmental harm and public health risks in rebuilding eroded beaches with dredged materials, according to agency documents posted by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER)…

Read Original Article, By Kirsten Stade, PEER

ENS Article

Read the Directive from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, April 15th 2011

Read Gov. Scott Comments on Beach Restoration, PEER

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