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Bert’s Fate Still Has To Wait

By on May 14th, 2015 | Last updated: May 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm

After a meeting held Tuesday to discuss alternate plans for the University of Florida’s Nuclear Science Building construction, the fate of Bert the bluff oak is still undecided. UF’s Lakes, Vegetation and Landscaping Advisory Committee discussed an alternate plan but were unable to reach a decision.

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Bert The Bluff Oak Waits For Fate

By on May 13th, 2015 | Last updated: May 14, 2015 at 11:43 am

A meeting will be held to decide on construction plans for the University of Florida’s Nuclear Sciences Building. After student and faculty voiced opposition over the potential removal of a 200-year-old oak tree named Bert, the architects were tasked with coming up with alternate plans that would spare the tree.

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Drought causes recreational opportunities to dry up on area lakes

By on April 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:29 pm

Kelsey Peck / WUFT-FM Area lake levels dropping from ongoing dry conditions. As dry conditions continue, the lack of rain has some missing out on recreational fun on Melrose area lakes as water levels dip extremely low. WUFT-FM’s Kelsey Peck traveled to the area today where […]

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