Kim Ross Buckingham Rd. Fire Destroys Home Of Local Environmentalists Kim Ross And Brian Lee By Lynn Hatter • Aug 27, 2018 Tallahassee Fire Department / TFD The Tallahassee Fire Department has launched an internal review after a house fire it put out later re-started. The residence is the home of two local environmentalists. Mississippi Oil Drillers Eying Calhoun County By Jim Ash • Sep 25, 2017 Big Bend environmentalists are sounding the alarm about a Mississippi company’s plans to drill for oil on 10 thousand acres in Calhoun County, about an hour west of Tallahassee. Fracking Opponents Say They're Gaining Steam By Jim Ash • Dec 15, 2016 After Florida voters gave the nod to pro-conservation candidates and saw through the utility industry’s $25 million campaign to squelch solar power, environmentalists say the time is right for a complete ban on hydraulic fracturing. Fracking Opponents See Fertile Ground In House and Senate By Jim Ash • Nov 21, 2016 Environmental groups fighting hydraulic fracturing in Florida have a new megaphone. Candidates To Address Environmental Forum By Jim Ash • Aug 5, 2016 Tallahassee residents will get a chance to voice their concerns next week when office seekers gather for the Candidates Environmental Forum.