Blog Archive

2024

Legal Win for Wetlands

Legal Win for Wetlands

On February 16, a federal judge sided with St. Johns RIVERKEEPER and our co-plaintiffs, stating that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) breached federal law by delegating the Clean Water Act wetland permitting...
Sedimentation Runoff

Sedimentation Runoff

In January, St. Johns RIVERKEEPER was alerted by several concerned citizens about a muddy plume or sedimentation runoff adjacent to the Southbank Riverwalk in Downtown Jacksonville.  The photo, a screenshot from a video, provided St. Johns Riverkeeper a birds eye view...
Bad Bill Alert: SB 1126/HB 1641

Bad Bill Alert: SB 1126/HB 1641

St. Johns Riverkeeper is teaming up with Waterkeepers Florida to bring you an action alert for Florida’s waters. Plastic is one of the fastest growing types of pollution in our waterways. Plastic debris can choke and entangle wildlife and leach harmful chemicals into...
Bad Bill: Contact Your Legislators

Bad Bill: Contact Your Legislators

St. Johns Riverkeeper is teaming up with Waterkeepers Florida to bring you an action alert for Florida’s waters. We need your help to protect access to legal action for Florida’s waterways. The Florida Legislature is trying to strip us – conservation...