Biologist Resigns in Protest

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Title

Biologist Resigns in Protest

Alternative Title

Biologist Resigns in Protest

Subject

Water quality--Florida
Pollution--Florida

Description

A newspaper article from The Orlando Sentinel discussing the resignation of biologist Heyward Mathews from the Orange County Water Conservation Department. Mathews claims the Orange County Commission is unconcerned with aquatic pollution and has ignored his reports on water quality in Orange County, Florida. Mathews makes specific criticisms of certain aspects of Orange County water managements. The article also describes the Commission's actions taken in response to Mathews' criticisms.

Creator

Rider, Don

Source

Photocopy of original newspaper article: Rider, Don. "Biologist Resigns in Protest." The Orlando Sentinel, April 26, 1968: binder 1966, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.

Date Created

1966-04-26

Date Copyrighted

1966-04-26

Date Issued

1966-04-26

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied newspaper article, April 26, 1966.

Is Part Of

Binder 1966, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.
Friends of Lake Apopka Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

197 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Pine Hills, Florida
Orlando, Florida
Union Park, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher
Science Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Don Rider and published by The Orlando Sentinel.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Orlando Sentinel and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

King, Joshua

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Learn About Your Watershed: Ocklawaha River Watershed." Florida's Water: Ours to Protect, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Accessed June 12, 2015. http://www.protectingourwater.org/watersheds/map/ocklawaha/.

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