Tag Archives: Water

The Ward Scott Files Podcast

My friend and colleague Frankie Hall were honored to participate on the Ward Scott Files out of Gainesville, Florida. We talked about precision agriculture and how farmers and ranchers are lessening their environmental footprint. Scroll down the page to: 4-19-2017 … Continue reading

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Williston, Florida Grower Meeting

Brad Ehteridge of Etheridge Cattle Company hosted Highland Precision Ag and several growers in North Central Florida to learn more about precision agriculture and ways to improve water quality, reduce water use and lessen their environmental footprint. The meeting took … Continue reading

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$1 For One – A Benefit For Clean Water

SAVE THE DATE The Tampa Chapter of the amazing non-profit Wine To Water is excited to announce the opportunity we’re hosting for you to provide clean water to people in desperate need around the world. Live music, wine tasting, silent … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Lake Gwyn Wetland Re-Hydration Project Completed & Open to the Public!

Find out more about FWC’s Wildlife Legacy Initiative at: http://myfwc.com/conservation/special-initiatives/fwli/ Southwest Region Kevin Kemp, Wildlife Legacy Biologist Freshwater Goal (Peninsula) (863) 648-3824 3900 Drane Field Road Lakeland, FL 33811-1207 This past September, a major restoration effort in the headwaters of the … Continue reading

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CFWI Steering Committee accepts updated CFWI planning documents

An historic day for Central-Florida, for sure…….. CFWI Steering Committee accepts updated CFWI planning documents, clearing the way for consideration by water management district leadership Oct.30, 2015 ― The Central Florida Water Initiative (CFWI) Steering Committee today accepted the amended Regional … Continue reading

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Water Resources Outlook 2015-2016

Below is the Water Resources Outlook 2015-2016 that was live yesterday (10/21/15). This video also helps to explain El Nino. Danny Kushmer

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Polk Regional Water Cooperative Formation Team Meeting #2

Once again, Polk County and her 17 municipalities Polk County City of Fort Meade Town of Lake Hamilton City of Auburndale City of Frostproof City of Lake Wales City of Bartow Haines City City of Lakeland City of Davenport Town … Continue reading

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Future Water Supply in Polk County, Florida

As many of you are aware, my primary job/mission is to build bridges between science and politics in water supply, water quality, flood protection and natural resources. Over the last few years I have been working on the communications team … Continue reading

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2015 Polk County Water Summit

Below is the speech I gave during the 2015 Polk County Water Summit designed to be the kick-off for the creation of a regional water supply entity. Members of the audience included local elected leaders, city/county staff and members of … Continue reading

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Water Regionalism

How do communities across the country conserve water? In Florida, many municipalities and counties work together instead of going it alone in finding new and innovative ways to secure future water supplies. This also aides in protecting the environment (wetlands, … Continue reading

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