Attorney Jolie Davis of Cedar Key has been appointed to the Levy County RESTORE Act Advisory Committee by the Levy County Commission. The appointment was made after the advisory group recommended her appointment as an at-large representative to fill a spot that has been vacant for several months.
In the last seven months, heavy rains and aging wastewater facilities in Georgia have been the cause behind the release of about 37 million gallons of wastewater into the south-flowing Withlacoochee River.
Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge is feeling the crunch of the sequestration in a variety of ways; therefore management has to make tough decisions. Conservation of habitat and public lands is vitally important to the mission of the US Fish and Wildlife Service. As a result, a new boardwalk has been constructed on Atsena Otie in order to protect the ancient midden side of the island from even more erosion.