Indian River Lagoon, Florida

Florida is experiencing a “wicked” problem that includes social, economic, political and environmental components.

The Everglades is drying up, the sea level is rising, the freshwater resources are being depleted by urban areas and other states, and polluted Lake Okeechobee waters are washing into the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.

Articles describing the death:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/20/indian-river-lagoon_n_3472190.html

http://www.wftv.com/news/news/local/9-investigates-dolphin-deaths-and-indian-river-lag/nb6Rn/

Comprehensive powerpoint from Florida Oceanographic Society explaining the full “wicked” problem:

http://www.floridaocean.org/uploads/docs/blocks/478/everglades-stlucie-rc-4-25-13.pdf

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