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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

Bear Hunt Permits Go On Sale



Florida starts issuing permits Monday for the first bear in two decades. They will be on sale until the start of the seven-day season in October.


UPDATE: Environmentalists File Suit Over Bear Hunt



Environmentalists filed suit Friday against the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission seeking to stop the state’s first bear hunt in two decades. They say the hunt scheduled for October is unconstitutional.


Massive Deseret Ranches Development Moves Ahead



A proposal for what would be Florida’s biggest land development ever is moving forward. The state has completed a review of the proposed development in Osceola County and is calling for some changes.




Florida Supreme Court Orders New Congressional Districts



The Florida Supreme Court is ordering the Legislature to redraw eight congressional districts in a decision that stands to recast nearly every district in the state. Singled out in the high court’s decision Thursday is Rep. Corrine Brown’s district, which snakes from Jacksonville to Orlando.




Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

More Food Stamp Recipients In Florida Buy From Farmers



Food stamp recipients in Florida are buying a lot more from farmers and farmers markets. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says expanding access to fresh produce for SNAP recipients has been a top priority.




Environmentalists Consider Legal Challenge As Reaction Mixed On Florida Bear Hunt



Environmentalists are considering a legal challenge to Florida’s first bear hunt in two decades. The statewide hunt in October is aimed at managing the growing population of the animal that was removed from the state’s threatened list in 2012. It was approved Wednesday by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission after hours of public testimony, most of it against the hunt. But not everyone opposes the hunt in Central Florida, home to the state’s largest bear population.





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