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Statewide Protests on ‘Slime Crime’

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Palm Beach Post
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Protestors around the state tried to convince the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that it, not the state, should be in charge of water quality standards, the Florida Times-Union reports. As the Palm Beach Post reports, they don’t trust the state to regulate the amount of phosphorus and nitrogen in Florida waterways. 

 

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