Environmental News

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​14th Annual SE FL Climate Leadership Summit Planned It Green

Emissions generated by this year’s SE FL Climate Leadership Summit will be offset by Broward’s Plan-It Green program. Plan-it Green is a local and voluntary carbon offset program intended to offset carbon emissions generated by local events and visitors. It provides the ability or those desiring to offset their carbon footprint to do so through a local carbon sequestration program. Contributions to the program fund local tree planting projects for the purpose of capturing and storing carbon from the atmosphere, thereby by reducing the local contribution to global warming.

Broward County Restricts Polystyrene, Single-use Plastic Straws and Stirrers use on County Property 

Restricting the use of polystyrene and single-use plastic products ​​on County property will reduce litter in the environment and is in the best interest of the health and well-being of County employees, residents, visitors, and natural systems.

2023 Water Matters Day Sponsorship Opportunities are Available 

​Save the Date...we are returning to Tree Tops Park in Davie for an in-person event on Saturday March 11, 2023. Sponsorship opportunities are available! Download sponsorship form at link below. Email Vanessa Balta at vbalta@broward.org​ for additional information.​​​​​​