“Backlog for repairs and hurricane damage taking a toll on Everglades National Park”

Botanist, Roger Hammer gives a brief tour of a trail blocked by fallen trees and a saltwater marsh with damage done to a large Cowhorn Orchid knocked over by high winds from Hurricane Irma at Everglades National Park on Jan. 23, 2018.
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Botanist, Roger Hammer gives a brief tour of a trail blocked by fallen trees and a saltwater marsh with damage done to a large Cowhorn Orchid knocked over by high winds from Hurricane Irma at Everglades National Park on Jan. 23, 2018.

Alex Harris covers climate change for the Miami Herald, including how South Florida communities are adapting to the warming world. She attended the University of Florida.

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Jenny Staletovich is a Florida native who covers the environment and hurricanes for the Miami Herald. She previously worked for the Palm Beach Post and graduated from Smith College.