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The Everglades is dying. Our new podcast looks at the struggle to save it - and the costs of failure.

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In 2000, the U.S. set out on one of the most ambitious environmental projects ever attempted: to wind back the clock and make the Everglades function like it once did — in 1900. The plan could have given Florida a 20-year head start on climate change, but that didn't happen.

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