FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 17, 2012
DEP LAUNCHES ONLINE NEWSROOM
~ New website provides one-stop-shop for information on Florida’s environment ~
DEP's Online Newsroom will be updated often with the latest in environmental news.
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today launched DEP News – Florida’s Environmental News Now, an online tool for media and the public to access up-to-date information on Florida’s environment. The website includes streaming video and audio, speeches, social media feeds and articles available for publication.
DEP News will feature information on a number of important issues facing Florida’s environment, including Everglades restoration, the latest Deepwater Horizon oil spill response and restoration efforts and DEP’s work to create a more efficient and accessible permitting process. The site also includes regularly-updated, ready-made environmental content that media outlets can download and publish.