The Guardians of Martin County is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping shape a positive future for Martin County.
Our guiding principle is “Live Responsibly, Protect Our Future.”

A Must See Documentary on The Everglades

Video examines the political crisis, economic impacts and health risks from toxic algae outbreaks.

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The C-44 Reservoir: The Rest of the Story

A good project that is too small to help with the larger problem of stormwater runoff.

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The Water Sellout

Florida’s water seems free for the taking — at a cost to the rest of us.
A column by The Miami Herald’s Carl Hiassen

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EAA Reservoir paper

Our analysis shows that the EAA Reservoir is a job creator, and not, as some claim, a “job killer.”

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Latest News

Brave Effort To Ensure A Clean Environment

The "usual suspects" will attempt to thwart amendments to the Florida Constitution to protect our environment. Nathaniel Reed calls them out and supports the amendments proposed by Jacqui Thrurlow-Lippisch.

Brightline’s Simulated (Empty) Train Service

Frank Cerabino has a new take on Brightline's route from West Palm Beach to Miami: "Looking good on the outside. Looking empty on the inside."

Will Everglades Reservoir Be Big Enough?

If the reservoir is deepened in the Everglades Agricultural Area because there is not enough land, environmentalists are concerned that water quality will suffer and more treatment will be necessary.

Projects We Support

EAA Reservoir paper

Our analysis shows that the EAA Reservoir is a job creator, and not, as some claim, a “job killer.”

Algae Crisis: Letter to Elected Officials

With the unprecedented crisis unfolding on the Treasure Coast, we urge you to sign an electronic letter that will be delivered to our elected officials.

The “Now or Neverglades Declaration”

We all care about our waterways. Martin County Commissioners unanimously approved the petition below to save our River. We urge you to sign it and make copies for your family and friends.