Captains For Clean Water is honored to be featured as Flylords Mag’s Organization of the Month, and to be given the opportunity to share the importance of Everglades restoration and water quality initiatives with their readers.
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Date: June 28th, 2020
Journalist: Will Poston
For this installment of “Organization of the Month,” we chatted with the folks at Captains for Clean Water and learned about all the great work they do for Florida’s marine ecosystems. For decades, poor water quality, harmful discharges, and toxic algae blooms have plagued Florida’s water and vibrant tourism and outdoor recreation economies. Captains for Clean Water was founded by fishing guides to correct the missteps and restore the natural flow of Lake Okeechobee water south into the Everglades and Florida Bay. Follow along for more!