Environmentalists praise plan to spend hotel taxes on ailing springs and lakes. But the tourism industry is fighting it.

Environmentalists praise plan to spend hotel taxes on ailing springs and lakes. But the tourism industry is fighting it.Say what?! Leadership in the Florida House is making a bold move, working to make Florida the first state to tie water quality to tourism. The tourism industry – the largest industry in the state by a mile – relies on clean water for its survival yet has never joined us in the battles for clean water and are fighting this.

Orlando Sentinel: Environmentalists praise plan to spend hotel taxes on ailing springs and lakes. But the tourism industry is fighting it. 


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