Everglades restoration bogged down by poor planning

日期:2017-12-22 07:00:10 作者:岑溢湾 阅读:

RESTORATION of the Florida Everglades is stuck in a bureaucratic quagmire. Despite a deal earlier this year in which the state bought 75,000 hectares of Everglades farmland, restoration is moving slowly, risking further deterioration of the fragile ecosystem and irreversible species losses. The US National Research Council panel charged with reviewing an ambitious restoration programme for the area says in a report this week that the plan – being mounted jointly by the state and federal agencies – “is bogged down in budgeting,