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
An attorney representing three central Florida residents in a federal lawsuit against Mosaic says the legal action is about ensuring safe drinking water.
The city of Orlando and news organizations were back in court Monday over whether the Pulse gunman’s full communications with law enforcement should be made public.
New research shows for at least 8 million years the American alligator has remained virtually untouched by evolution, making it among the world’s oldest species. The animal may be up to 6 million years older than previously thought.
Water managers announced Thursday they will increase flows from Lake Okeechobee to coastal estuaries.
Florida wildlife authorities say the state’s bear population is growing at 4,030. They say that is the final estimate after a count in 2014 and 2015. The Florida black bear was removed from the state’s threatened list in 2012.
The fence around the Pulse nightclub will be replaced. The new fence will feature a screen commemorating the 49 killed and more than 50 injured at the club during the worst mass shooting in modern American history.
The deadline is Monday for Pulse mass shooting victims and their families to submit claims for the OneOrlando Fund.
Lake Okeechobee’s water level remain near a historic high after Hurricane Hermine hit Florida last week.
At mass shooting sites from Orlando to Newtown to Virginia Tech, historians are collecting items that mourners and sympathizers leave and preserving them in archives.
More manatees continue to die in Brevard County than anywhere else in Florida.