Ethan Romero
Ethan Romero Campaign leader

Stop the killing of these harmless animals! Support the cause to clean up the Indian River Lagoon.

save the Indian River Lagoon
Ethan Romero
Ethan Romero Campaign leader

Progress is being made! Senator Nelson toured the lagoon and met with scientists to discuss possible restoration plans.

At meeting in Stuart, Sen. Nelson calls lagoon 'a river that had no life' | Photo gallery » TCPalm Mobile

TCPalm.com and TCPalm
STUART — To many, a helicopter ride touring Florida’s eastern waterways would be a delight. But that’s not the reaction U.S. Senator Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) said he felt Thursday when flying over the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon. “What I saw was a river that had no life,” Nelson said. “There were no mullet jumping. There were no…Read More
Ethan Romero
Ethan Romero Campaign leader

An article explaining the why discharges from Lake Okeechobee are so harmful.

Ed Killer: Discharges from Lake Okeechobee killing St. Lucie Estuary slowly, surely

TCPalm
Rain falls in Central Florida between Okeechobee and Orlando. Eventually, runoff moves south into Lake Okeechobee. When the lake gets too high, the Army Corps is forced to discharge the excess water. The only place the Army Corps can move high volumes of runoff is to the coasts to go to tide. The St. Lucie River on the east and the…Read More
Ethan Romero
Ethan Romero Campaign leader

Stop the discharges from Lake Okeechobee! The polluted water pouring in from the lake is killing our ecosystem!

save the Indian River Lagoon
Ethan Romero
Ethan Romero Campaign leader

Our dying ecosystem needs your help!

Mass Animal Deaths At Florida 'Killing Zone'

The Huffington Post
Day after day, dolphins floated up dead, emaciated down to their skeletons. Florida's Indian River Lagoon, considered one of the most diverse ecosystems in North America, was in dire crisis. And it wasn't just the 46 dead bottlenose dolphins. The casualty list is long and depressing: gone are 47,000 acres of sea grass beds, 111 manatees, and 300…Read More