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Guest column: Against long odds, Florida residents won water battle

Kimberly Mitchell(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO)When George Barley began the effort to restore the flow of clean freshwater to the Everglades and Florida Bay in the 1990s, he was told the best the government could (or would) do was clean out the culverts under South Florida’s Tamiami Trail.For the next two decades, the battle to save the Everglades has been mostly a David vs. Goliath effort.Goliath was Big Sugar: Florida Crystals, U.S. Sugar and their armies of lawyers, lobbyists and...

Costa Partners with Shark Organization OCEARCH on Limited Edition Sunglasses

Daytona Beach, Fla. (June 13, 2017) — Costa Del Mar, manufacturer of premium polarized sunglasses for all pursuits on the water, has partnered with OCEARCH, the world leader in scientific shark research, to create a limited edition collection of sunglasses. The collection will include three new styles, one new lens, and special edition coloration on select frames. Sales of the sunglasses will benefit OCEARCH’s mission to study and protect the ocean’s apex predators.OCEARCH is a unique...

Get to Know the Potomac River

June 13, 2017  by Jody White The Potomac River is a premier tournament destination with a ton of history to its name, bass-fishing and otherwise. This week’s FLW Tour presented by Costa Sunglasses looks to be hitting it at a prime time, with the river as healthy as it has been in years. Taken all together, it should be a fitting finale to the 2017 Tour season.Smallwood State Park in Mattawoman Creek plays home to takeoff and weigh-in this week, and the creek itself is...