PBS Video: What’s Stopping Everglades from healing?

“What’s stopping the vulnerable Everglades from being healed?” PBS Newshour story includes video of toxic algal blooms in Stuart. Worth watching for interview with Michael Grunwald, author of “The Swamp.” However, the story doesn’t quite get the timing of the CERP EAA Reservoir project correct when the reporter says, “To prevent another toxic algae bloom, […]

Special Report on Wetlands

Recently a land planner requested a change in the Martin County Comp Plan, which protects small wetlands. The LPA recently voted against this public request. It now goes before Martin County Commissioners on April 25th. Listen to residents and experts discuss the value of small wetlands in our latest video: Please sign the petition to […]

The Little Wetland That Could

Please sign the petition to protect small urban wetlands: Sign Petition

Video: Guardians Year In Review

Check out our many public awareness campaigns during 2016 from our annual meeting, held on December 13, 2016. You can move the playhead to the following times to watch individual speakers and presentations: Opposition to All Aboard Florida/Merrill Snyder: 58 seconds How Social Media Works/Chris Adams: 10 minutes Clean Water Campaigns/Merrill Snyder: 24m 17s Florida’s Path […]

Video: Move ‘Em West Rally

Move 'Em West Rally Thank you to everyone who came out on Saturday for the "Move 'em West Rally! Close to a thousand people at six locations! It's NOT a DONE DEAL! Posted by The Guardians of Martin County on Sunday, March 20, 2016 Thank you to everyone who came out to the “Move ‘Em […]

Video: Transformation of a mulch plant to a beautiful water resource

This is a great example of “Living Responsibly” in Martin County.  Years in the making, this project creates a 40-acre flow way to restore dry season freshwater flow to the Central Flow Way of Kitching Creek. Kitching Creek is an important tributary to the wild and scenic federally-designated Loxahatchee River.

Video Series: What’s Wrong with All Aboard Florida?

A Railroad Expert Weighs in on the Safety & Financial Risks Railroad expert Harry Bruce shares his concerns about safety, financing and more in this video series about “All Aboard Florida.”

Seniors Speak Out Against All Aboard Florida

“You don’t care about us!” Mary McHugh lives in a mobile home park a few hundred yards away from the railroad tracks where All Aboard Florida wants to send 32 high-speed trains a day speeding by. Mrs. McHugh & other seniors share their fears of a derailment in this report: For more information on how […]

GMC Board Advisor Maggy Hurchalla at the 2015 Floridians for Clean Water Rally

Use AMENDMENT 1 funds to BUY LAND – Especially the 43,800 acres of U.S. Sugar Land under Option expires Oct 2015. Listen to Former Martin County Commissioner Maggy Hurchalla’s comments on the steps of the State Capital in Tallahassee:

New Media Campaign to stop Big Choo Choo

Citizens Against The Train Fund launches two new TV ads: Risk & Truth Be Told: Risk cites the dangers we will face by not commenting on the DEIS: Truth Be Told undercuts some of All Aboard Florida’s misleading claims: Read the Press Release: Truth Risk Campaign