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Water Conservation during the Rainy Season

Water Conservation during the Rainy Season

Water Conservation during the Rainy Season Those who live in Florida know the drill for the hurricane season. Stock up on medications, gas, water and cash. Keep a three-day supply of everything you need handy in case the power goes out. Although water conservation is not part

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Water Conservation during the Rainy Season

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Water Conservation during the Rainy Season   Those who live in Florida know the drill for the hurricane season. Stock up on medications, gas, water and cash. Keep a three-day supply of everything you need handy in case the

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Five Ways to Help Protect Sea Turtles and Hatchlings

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Five Ways to Help Protect Sea Turtles and Hatchlings Kathalyn Gaither With sea turtle nesting season upon us, it’s important to provide a safe place so these magnificent creatures can return each year to lay eggs – very likely

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Pollution Prevention – It’s Up to Us

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Pollution Prevention – It’s Up to Us Lawn sprinklers soaking the driveway. Yard waste blown in the street. These everyday events seem harmless, yet can add up to significant sources of water pollution. When rain or irrigation water falls

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Ways to Stay Fit Exploring Florida’s Great Outdoors

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Ways to Stay Fit Exploring Florida’s Great Outdoors As 2017 gets underway, it’s a great time to focus on a healthier lifestyle. Luckily, living in Florida is like having your own personal outdoor gym, so getting adequate exercise can

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Florida’s air quality ranks among the nation’s best

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Florida’s air quality ranks among the nation’s best Florida’s air quality ranks among the nation’s best even as the state’s population continues to grow. According to the 2016 “State of the Air” report by the American Lung Association, Florida

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Recycling Makes Good Sense for Businesses

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Recycling Makes Good Sense for Businesses Many businesses recognize that recycling is good for their bottom line as well as the environment. A strong recycling program can reduce waste disposal fees and demonstrate that a business is invested in

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Sewer Overflows During Extreme Rain Events Can Be Prevented

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Sewer Overflows During Extreme Rain Events Can Be Prevented Most Pinellas County residents are aware that Hurricane Hermine brought large volumes of rain water to the Tampa Bay area which in turn flooded the sanitary sewer systems, resulting in

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Park Volunteers Help Preserve Florida’s Heritage

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us Park Volunteers Help Preserve Florida’s Heritage Every year, Florida’s state parks and trails attract millions of visitors. They return again and again, drawn by the beauty and history of the real Florida and opportunities for outdoor recreation. An appreciation

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A View of the Mangroves

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (850) 245-2118 www.dep.state.fl.us   A View of the Mangroves As the sun rises on the mangrove forest, egrets rustle from their roosts to take flight while the caws of blue herons break the morning silence. The area teems with life above and

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