Current weather conditions seem to be bringing a little hope to the current wildfire conditions in our listening area. WUFT-FM’s Alexa Padilla spoke with Suwannee Forestry District Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Kurt Wisner who says that doesn’t mean residents should become complacent in their wildfire prevention efforts.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPWisnerConvo.mp3]
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.