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Fats, Oils & Grease

Fats, oils and grease (FOG) have become a major problem for Miami-Dade County's sewer system. Businesses, especially restaurant owners, can learn how to reduce their impact, as well as get guidelines and additional information.

Before you build or buy...

Find out if a property in Miami-Dade may have wetlands, protected forest resources, a history of contamination or flooding or is located in a wellfield protection area.

Water quality

Water connects everything. Beneath all of South Florida is the Biscayne Aquifer, our sole source of drinking water.
What we do on land affects our drinking water supply and the health of our coastal waters.

Help restore rare habitat

Join the Environmentally Endangered Lands Program and volunteer to restore precious habitat.

The 2014-15 season returns Sept. 25. Community hours are available.

Anchors away

Use mooring buoys when fishing or diving and avoid dropping anchors onto our fragile coral reefs. Also learn how you can contribute to maintaining buoys and protecting reef locations.

Environment

Miami-Dade County Environmental Resources Management implements monitoring, education, restoration, regulatory and land management programs to protect water quality, drinking water supply, air quality and natural resources that are vital to the health and well-being of all Miami-Dade County residents and visitors and the ecosystem.

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