Amy GreenReporter and Producer
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Amy Green covers the environment for 90.7 News.
She is an award-winning journalist who has worked as a regular contributor to NPR, PEOPLE, Newsweek, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor and other top news organizations.
She is a Florida native with a zeal for chronicling the spurts and pains of her fast-growing, adolescent home state. She lives in Orlando with her daughter, who makes it all worthwhile.
Recent Stories from Amy Green
Everglades City’s storm surge could have happened anywhere. The community’s recovery — now a year in the making — is a window into the future for coastal communities across Florida in a warming world. Gov. Rick Scott’s climate change policy of denial has left the state to focus after disasters on how to build rather than where to build.
There’s a new study into the resilience of Lake Okeechobee’s toxic algae as it flows from the fresh water lake into the brackish estuaries.
Toxic algae again is blooming in Florida waterways.
The onePULSE Foundation is calling for design ideas for a permanent memorial at the mass shooting site.
Advocates want an end to sewage sludge dumped near the St. Johns River.
More toxic algae is feared in coastal estuaries as water managers announce plans to resume flows from a water-swollen Lake Okeechobee.
A new advertising campaign attacks Gov. Rick Scott’s record on climate change as thousands of Puerto Ricans who evacuated the island after Hurricane Maria remain in Florida.
There’s a new draft plan for more water storage north of Lake Okeechobee.
Lake Okeechobee’s ailing dike is getting $514 million for repairs.
Fireworks can pose a threat to Florida’s water birds.