When Florida lobbyists and lawmakers pushed to eliminate the long-standing ban protecting the Gulf of Mexico against oil drilling last Fall, a group of Florida writers decided to make their voices heard. Susan Cerulean along with other Florida writers got to work on the book “Unspoiled: Writers Speak for Florida’s Coast.” WUFT’s Andrea Gazmuri talked with her about what they hope to accomplish.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/unspoiledqa.mp3]
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott said for the first time Monday that he supports having the state acquire thousands of acres to build a reservoir system south of Lake Okeechobee to help battle toxic algal blooms.