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DEP’s Jon Steverson wants to cut down more trees and do it faster

Florida wholesale jerseys Department cheap nfl jerseys of cheap jerseys Environmental Aaron Protection Is Secretary Jon Steverson told a Senate panel this week he wants to cut and sell more trees from state parks — and do it faster.

Citing other states that have increased revenue from timber sales on state land, Steverson told senators he is working to make Florida’s state parks financially self-sustaining.

“I want to do it better, I want to do it faster, I want to do it as quickly as I possibly can,” he said. He added that generating more revenue will benefit taxpayers, park visitors and the environment.

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