Top Environmental Issues in Florida

While we are seeing the effects of environmental issues across the country from droughts to flooding, it is essential to learn about what is occurring here in Florida. Pollution and Water Quality As mentioned in our article Are Florida Manatees In Danger Of Extinction? the issue of algae bloom is discussed in terms of its harm to manatees. Essentially, due to runoff and pollution algae blooms are disturbing the aquatic ecosystems. When this algae coats the surface of the water, the plants underneath no longer have enough access to sunlight and oxygen. In the article, the waterways are being polluted… Continue reading Top Environmental Issues in Florida