Water Quality: EPA Takes Over
Last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency agreed to set specific limits on phosphorus and nitrogen in Florida waters to settle an ongoing lawsuit. It’s the first time the EPA has stepped in and set water quality standards for a state. The proposed regulations are out for public review and comment, and they are already drawing opposition from business interests and others. This week, we’ll look at the proposed rules and how they might help -- or hurt -- our state.
10 am, Saturday, March 6, 2010 at the Rotary Centennial Nature Center at Honeymoon Island State Park, 1 Causeway Blvd, Dunedin.
The Friends of Pinellas Master Naturalists presents noted local birder Barbara Walker with a program on nesting eagles of Pinellas County. The talk will be followed by a 2 mile round trip walk to view the eagle nest on Osprey Trail.
Over the centuries, opera has covered and uncovered virtually every facet of romantic love. We’ve assembled five operatic moments conveying everything from young love in bloom to the suspicions of fading romance; from the power of seduction to the depths of lifelong commitment. And then there’s Wagnerian love – a metaphysical mystery achieved only through death.
Last October 7 year old Somer Thompson of Clay County disapeared on her way home from school and investigators now claim they have found a person of interest. Forecasters are predicting that parts of Florida may recieve snow today. And WUSF's Steve Newborn takes an in depth look at why the Federal Government may take over monitoring Florida's waters.
Maurice Sklar, a world-renowned violinist, prophetic psalmist and teacher has produced many anointed CD's. Among them are: "El Shaddai," "Songs of Zion," (Theme from Schindler's List/Via Dolorosa), "The Secret Place" and his latest "Sing Hallelujah." Maurice will be in concert bringing the message of Yeshua (Jesus) the Messiah to both Jew and Gentile.
After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941, young men from all over the country rushed to enlist in the US Armed Forces. Ed Sved was one of those young men, enlisting at age 17 and hoping to become a pilot. Sved became a Navigator in the US Air Force. And six decades after the war, he shares some of his experiences with WUSF’s Susan Giles Wantuck.
Romance, intrigue, friendship, honor, and justice are the essential ingredients of Harrison's swashbuckling tale, "The Three Musketeers." Micah Ariel James adaptation of Dumas' renowned novel begins on Friday, Mar.5 and closes on Sunday, Mar. 14. All performances are at the Lois Cowles Harrison Center for the Visual and Performing Arts' Black Box Theatre.