Daily Digest for
Friday, January 20, 2017


Today's Headlines


Florida Rep. Fine files bill to tackle leaky septic tanks along lagoon | Florida Today

Researchers working to model coastal changes caused by storm | Daytona Beach News-Journal

Dolphin carcasses will be left in Florida Everglades waters | Naples Daily News

Fort Lauderdale may renege on reimbursing homeowners for sewage spill cleanup | Sun Sentinel

Keys officials make plans to adapt roads to rising seas | Sun Sentinel

St. Pete removes warning signs, continues to test water | Saint Petersblog

Palm Beach shoreline eroding, but sand should return | Palm Beach Daily News

Hillsborough commissioners pass on raising toxin levels in industrial wastewater for now | Tampa Bay Times

Court reinstates federal rule dropping pollution check for dirty water across U.S. and Florida | Miami Herald

Winter Haven commissioners debate water utility's annual rate increase | The Ledger

Forum: Collaboration needed to counter looming water shortage | Herald Tribune

Court panel OKs back pumping into Lake Okeechobee without federal permit | TCPalm

Manatee County to have new artifical reef | Bradenton Herald

Environmental Protection, Fracking Ban and Criminal Justice Reform Top Local Delegation Requests | WFSU


Editorials, Op-Eds, and Columns


Fracking or safe water? | Palm Beach Post

Dave Denslow: Waiting is wrong answer to warming | Gainesville Sun

J.P. Sasser: Environmental activists rewriting history, fraudulently manipulating data to sell land plan | Florida Politics


Water-related Items from Public Meeting Agendas


No new agendas today.


Journal Articles, Theses, and Technical Reports


Sustainability, Vol. 9, Pages 145: Development and Application of a Low Impact Development (LID)-Based District Unit Planning Model | Sustainability

New regional sea level scenarios help communities prepare for future economic risks | Eurekalert