Rehab center made taller to protect wetlands on Hutchinson Island

... built on Hutchinson Island in St. Lucie County, owner Lloyd S. Moody of Houston was chided by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection ...

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Scientists working to help fish thrive

... a wildlife ecologist with the state's Department of Environmental Protection. The DEP along with the Southwest Florida Water Management District, ... Over the decades, invasive trees not native to Florida grew up around the canals ...

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Precautionary boil water notice issued for St. Lucie West

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. (CBS12) — The Department of Environmental Protection issued a precautionary boil water notice for St. Lucie West.

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Protesters speak out about coal ash dumping at Osceola landfill

To be clear, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection says the dumping is safe, legal and regulated, noting that the landfill has the proper ...

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Across Florida, the US and the world, citizens will be rallying against offshore drilling on Saturday

Ron DeSantis followed that up in January by signing an executive order calling on the state's Department of Environmental Protection to “adamantly ...

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On key issues, the Florida Legislature barely eked out average grades | Our view

The bill would have prohibited the Department of Environmental Protection from ... Florida made some progress on medical marijuana this session, but ...

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