Tag Archives: Lake Okeechobee

What we are reading: All about Lake Okeechobee and algae

Algae bloom on coastal areas and other water systems ¬†connected to Lake Okeechobee has been at the center of much discussion in this state over the last year. Yesterday SB 10 which has been much talked about for the duration of the legislative session passed the Senate yesterday. A pet priority of President Joe Negron […]

Flashback Friday: 1928 Okeechobee Hurricane

This week marks a sad anniversary, the 86th of the the worst natural disaster in the history of Florida. In 1928, southern Florida was still recovering from the 1926 “Great Miami Hurricane” which adjusted for inflation remains ¬†far and away the most expensive Hurricane in this history of the United States. The 1926 storm was […]