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Environment and Science
3:33 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

Florida Supreme Court Approves Conservation Amendment

Update to a previous WFIT feature:

In recent years conservation funding in Florida has been cut by 97.5%. A coalition of volunteers spent the last several months collecting signatures across the state, in an attempt to return funding. The citizens and environmental groups behind this petition drive needed about a million signatures for the measure - known as Florida’s Water and Land Legacy amendment - to make it to the 2014 ballot. The Florida Supreme Court has just agreed that it satisfies legal requirements for placement on the ballot. The Water and Land Conservation amendment is the first constitutional amendment to be approved by the Supreme Court for the 2014 ballot, according to Florida’s Water and Land Legacy, the amendment’s sponsor.

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Station Announcement
1:45 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Tune Into FM Odyssey's "Save The Indian River Lagoon" This Friday

This special edition re-broadcast at 3 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 27 will feature interviews with the director of the Indian River Lagoon Program at St. Johns River Water Management District and the Executive Director of the Marine Resources Council.

In addition, there will be plenty of songs to help drive the point home, and how you can bring awareness to our elected officials by attending "Hands Across the River", this Saturday morning from 9 to 10 am at 8 area Indian River Bridges.

Since January, we have lost hundreds of manatees, pelicans and dolphins and the numbers continue to grow.

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Podcasts
12:32 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Big Kettle Drum Live Session On Sound Waves

We had a blast with Big Kettle Drum on Sept. 13 as they visited our studio for a live session. In this podcast, hear the foot stomping, suitcase kicking, banjo strumming Americana band play "Affliction," "Holding Me Up" and "Just A Man."

Check out photos from our Big Kettle Drum live session on our Facebook!

Podcasts
12:31 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Willy Mason Session On Sound Waves

The incredible Willy Mason visited our studios earlier this September for a powerful live session. In this podcast, hear Willy sing "A Far Horizon," "Restless Fugitive" and "I've Got Gold."

Check out photos from our live session on the WFIT Facebook page!

Events
12:16 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Take Back The Night Domestic Violence Awareness Rally At Florida Tech

You can help "take back the night, shatter the silence and stop the violence." 

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