With the fall semester underway, so are the efforts to continue the University of Florida’s zero waste goal by 2015 . As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FMs Jessica Becerra reports, the efforts to go green expand from gator football games to dining hall composts.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/GoGreenWrap.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.