Not wanting to get zoned out
Boaters and fishermen around South Florida are revved up over a National Park Service proposal to shut them out of huge swaths of Florida Bay in Everglades National Park.
Park officials floated a plan to ban boats larger than 24 feet and stop people from using internal combustion engines in three feet of water or less. The officials say the proposed closure is "unprecedented," and claim these de facto no motor zones would help them protect the sea grasses torn up when boaters run aground ...
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