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Introducing the Clean Water Coalition of Indian River County, Inc. (CWC)

The CWC is an independent, unifying voice to protect and restore the surface and ground waters of Indian River County; connecting and coordinating with community partners to maximize effort toward this shared vision. We envision complete restoration of healthy surface waters and an ecosystem teeming with diverse fish and wildlife: a place where we can take our families to swim, fish, and recreate without fear. We envision a plentiful supply of clean and safe drinking water for current and future generations.

The Clean Water Coalition of Indian River County, Inc. is a Forida Not-for-Profit Corporation designated by IRS as as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

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Meet our Board – click here.


The troubled state of Florida’s waters

“Required reading” from the Orlando Sentinel about the troubled state of Florida’s waters and wide-ranging impacts to public health and the economy. https://www.orlandosentinel.com/opinion/os-op-red-tide-fl-no-short-term-fix-20181017-story.html?fbclid=IwAR0wgWz7EIoFI7SCZXxbhdrb6GfRtu3hFs-XrCGrFRpw0aCP9XPazJwKXZA


CWC Calls for phase-out of biosolids dumping

Somehow, without our really realizing it, Indian River County became the human waste dumping grounds for southeastern Florida. 73% of Florida’s waste is going to a handful of counties that have not managed to...