Environmental groups are banding in opposition to an Army Corps of Engineers dredging project in south Florida. They say the expansion of Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades could harm federally protected coral.
The Army Corps of Engineers is developing a water management plan for the Apalachicola, Chattahoochee, Flint River system. But many in north Florida are crying foul, because the plan ignores impacts in Apalachicola Bay.
The Army Corps of Engineers is proposing new regulations for the Apalachicola-Chatahoochee-Flint River but 22 Florida Congressional Delegation members drafted a letter to the Corps, highlighting their concerns for the Apalachicola Bay.