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Amy Green

Amy Green

Reporter and Producer

Amy Green is a general assignment reporter. She specializes in the environment and science.

Amy has worked as a regular contributor to PEOPLE, Newsweek, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor and many other publications. She is a former Associated Press reporter in the Nashville, Tenn., bureau.

Amy is a Florida native. She lives in Orlando with her husband and daughter.



Recent Stories from Amy Green



Florida Governor Wants Excess Water Sent South Toward Everglades



Florida Gov. Rick Scott is calling on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to push more excess water south toward the Everglades. The action is aimed at alleviating pressure on coastal estuaries and the Everglades’ wildlife after the winter’s record rainfall.


Manatees Seek Refuge From Cold At Three Sisters Springs



Cold weather is forcing more than 500 manatees to huddle for warmth at Three Sisters Springs, part of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge. It is the first time so many manatees have spent so many days at the only refuge for the endangered Florida manatee.








Conversations: Seminole County Aims To Keep Bears Out Of Neighborhoods



Beginning this week Seminole County is enforcing a new ordinance requiring residents of its bear-weary neighborhoods west of Interstate 4 to secure their trash. The ordinance is the first statewide aimed at problem bears in neighborhoods. Wildlife authorities describe the area as the “epicenter of human-bear conflict.”


Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Lake Okeechobee Surges To Highest Level In Decade



The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the wet winter weather has raised Lake Okeechobee to its highest level in a decade. That’s forcing the Corps to release more excess water into coastal estuaries, even though this caused problems before.




Family Plans To Sue Disney After Snake Bites Boy, Great-Grandmother Dies



An Alabama family is planning to sue Walt Disney World after they say a snake fell on an 8-year-old boy and bit him, leading to a fatal heart attack in his great-grandmother. The family says the snake bite at Disney’s Animal Kingdom triggered a panic attack in the elderly woman.



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