The Everglades Coalition is an alliance of more than fifty local, state and national conservation and environmental organizations dedicated to full restoration of the greater Everglades ecosystem, from the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes into Lake Okeechobee and to the estuaries, through the River of Grass, out to Florida Bay and the Keys.
The Second Annual Everglades Action Day will take place April 7 - 8, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida! Click here to learn more today!
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Citizen's Climate Lobby launches in St. Pete! - Saturday at 1:00 An Invitation to Take Effective Action on Climate Change! - This Saturday at 1 pm in St. Pete - Please join us! This will be the opening event of the new Citizens Climate Lobby chapter in Tampa/St. Pete! Pass along the word ! Come find out what Citizens Climate Lobby has to offer . . . ---> Education --------> Inspiration ------------> Opportunities for Growth through Action! This will be an interactive workshop to share about the unique methods that Citizens Climate Lobby uses for 1) bringing about the political will for a livable planet and 2) empowering people to have breakthroughs in the exercise of their personal and political power www.CitizensClimateLobby.org Citizens Climate Lobby is based on the principle that politicians do not create political will; they RESPOND to it. Citizens Climate Lobby is effectively creating a nation-wide bi-partisan movement for effective national action on climate change. The workshop starts at 1:00 pm and it will conclude at 4:00 pm There will be a break in the middle for refreshments and snacks. Location: The Friends Meeting House 130 19th Ave. S.E., St Petersburg, FL 33705 Time: 1:00 to 4:00 pm Cost: Free (Donations always will be gratefully accepted) Questions? Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org "We still have the opportunity to preserve the remarkable life of our planet, if we begin to act now. We must rally, especially young people, to put pressure on our governments… We must be jolted into recognizing the remarkable world we inherited from our elders, and our obligation to preserve the planet for future generations." ~ Dr. James Hansen
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STUDENT OPPORTUNITY! EVCO is looking for high school and college students interested in advocating for the Everglades with us in Tallahassee April 7th & 8th. Limited scholarships may be available on a first-come-first-serve basis to offset travel costs. Interested students should contact email@example.com for more information! Learn more here: http://evergladescoalition.org/action-day.html
Everglades Day was established by the Florida Legislature as April 7th in honor of Marjory Stoneman Douglas' birthday. The Everglades Coalition is happy to work with state decision-makers to bring attention to the incredible economic and environmental resources of the Greater Everglades ecosystem on...
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EVCO Needs You! Join us for EVERGLADES ACTION DAY in Tallahassee! April 7 & 8, 2014 Register Today! http://www.events.org/evergladesactionday2 For more info visit our website http://www.evergladescoalition.org/action-day.html
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