February 13, 2018
It’s déjà vu all over again, but this time, we’re ready.
We did it last year.
We’ll do it again.
The Reserves get by with a little help from their Friends.
President Trump’s administration released its FY19 budget blueprint yesterday, and once again, the National Estuarine Research Reserve System that supports Rookery Bay and 28 other Reserves around the country has been ZEROED OUT.
Last year’s reversal of the zeroed out budget was made possible by people of all political beliefs in communities speaking out individually and collectively with local Reserve Friends groups to members of Congress showing their love and support for estuaries.
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