“Aquatic Plant Management; Directs FWCC, in consultation with UF/IFAS & FGCU/Water School, to implement & study nutrient removal technologies & mechanical aquatic plant management techniques within Lake Okeechobee watershed; authorizes FWCC to consult & contract with entities for implementation & study; directs FWCC to submit report to Governor & Legislature; provides appropriation. APPROPRIATION: $500,000.” — HB 579

In Episode 228 of District of Conservation, Gabriella discusses two important items- Florida House Bill 579 and the latest ethics concerns for Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm— and and introduces listeners to North Branch Outing Club guide/outfitter Dave McCool.

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  • Gabriella Hoffman

    Gabriella Hoffman is a Media Strategist and Award-Winning Outdoor Writer. She hosts the "District of Conservation" podcast and CFACT's original YouTube series "Conservation Nation." Learn more about her work at www.gabriellahoffman.com