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Florida Matters

Florida Matters Preview: Everglades 101

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Steve Newborn
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WUSF
Everglades sunset

One in three Floridians get their drinking water from the Everglades. But the “River of Grass” has long been in peril.

This week on Florida Matters we’re digging into the problems and solutions surrounding the Everglades, with the help of fellow Florida Public Radio stations WMFE in Orlando and WLRN in Miami.

In this preview, WLRN’s Kate Stein explains how the Everglades used to work, call it “Everglades 101.”

Click here to read the full story.

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