Texas company wants to drill in Big Cypress; Ag Commissioner Fried warns about impacts

Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is warning about the potential environmental impacts on Southwest Florida ahead of a Texas-based company, Burnett Oil CO., intending to drill in Big Cypress National Preserve in Collier County. “Protecting Florida’s waters, wetlands, and ecosystems has always been a top priority for me, which is why I strongly opposed the state […]