Oil Hunt Damages Everglades’ Big Cypress National Preserve

Natural Resources Defense Council
Jun. 07, 2018 12:12PM EST

New oil development has no place in sensitive wetland habitats in the Florida Everglades. The Burnett Oil Company, based in Texas, claimed it could explore for oil in the Big Cypress National Preserve with no significant, long-term impacts to sensitive wetlands. But these claims have been refuted, as Burnett Oil has caused significant damage.

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