Environment

Environment

How to keep bears away from your home

Your chances of encountering a Florida black bear are greater today than 100 years ago. How can you share the landscape with this large mammal and also help prevent human-bear conflicts? Learn the simple steps for bear-proofing your trash and other strategies to keep bears away from your home and neighborhood.

Environment

What will a Trump presidency mean for Florida’s environment?

The new president says he supports Everglades restoration. But he also promised to cancel billions dedicated by President Barack Obama to address climate change and sea rise swamping South Florida, lift restrictions on drilling, and has appointed leaders to his transition team who oppose environmental protections.

Environment

Will Florida have enough water by 2070?

A new study concluded that at its current pace, Florida’s booming population will drive up water use. As the number of farms and forests shrink, the state’s consumption will likely double, raising the risk of water shortages.

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Caribbean Princess cruise ship used 'magic pipe' to dump dirty water

Princess Cruises, owned by Carnival Corp., was fined $40 million by the U.S. government for illegally dumping oily water into the ocean off the coast of England in 2013.
U.S. Coast Guard
Caribbean Princess cruise ship used 'magic pipe' to dump dirty water 0:44

Caribbean Princess cruise ship used 'magic pipe' to dump dirty water

How to keep bears away from your home 3:36

How to keep bears away from your home

King Tide takes park visitors by surprise 0:52

King Tide takes park visitors by surprise

Alligator strolls across street in Doral, Florida 0:48

Alligator strolls across street in Doral, Florida

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