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

Brightline Derailment Caused $408k In Damage

Brightline/All Aboard Florida officials failed to disclose to the state legislature during rail safety hearings earlier this year that a derailment occurred in February, causing $408,000 in damages.

Brown Water is Back

From Marine Biologist Grant Gilmore: "What's worse than the color of the water is what's in it".

Where Are The Promised Models For The Reservoir?

Maggy Hurchalla explains why there has been delay in putting together the last piece of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan.

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.