Miami Florida Business directory 8 Notable employees PortMiami is the world's largest cruise ship port Contents; At the same time mercury was found in local fish at such high levels that consumption warnings were posted for fishermen a Florida panther was found dead with levels of mercury high enough to kill a human Scientists found that power plants and incinerators using fossil fuels were expelling mercury into the atmosphere and it fell as rain or dust during droughts the naturally occurring bacteria that reduce sulfur in the Everglades ecosystem were transforming the mercury into methylmercury and it was bioaccumulating through the food chain Stricter emissions standards helped lower mercury coming from power plants and incinerators which in turn lowered mercury levels found in animals though they continue to be a concern. 3.4% American 2.2 Cityscape Fire Goulds 4.1 Tri-Rail expansion Fusion, Miami MLS stadium Miami International University of Art & Design (private). . !
. Concourse F dates back to 1959 and was originally known as Concourse 3 Like Concourses D and E it received renovations in the mid-1960s and was largely rebuilt from 1986 to 1988 the gates at the far end of the pier were demolished and replaced by new widebody Gates F10-F23 all of which were capable of processing international arrivals the departure lounges for Gates F3 F5 F7 and F9 were also rebuilt and these also became international gates Currently the concourse retains a distinctly 1980s feel and is part of the Central Terminal area the airport authority plans to maintain the concourse until 2036. 2.3 Means of businesses As with all vernacular regions South Florida has no official boundaries or status and is defined differently by different sources at different times a 2007 study of Florida's regions by Ary Lamme and Raymond K Oldakowski found that Floridians surveyed identified "South Florida" as comprising the southernmost sections of peninsular Florida That area includes the Miami metropolitan area (generally defined as Miami-Dade Broward and Palm Beach counties) the Florida Keys included in Monroe county and the interior region known as the Glades Additionally Southwest Florida representing the state's southern Gulf Coast has emerged as a directional vernacular region Some respondents from as far northwest as the southern Tampa Bay area identified their region as being in South Florida rather than Southwest or Central Florida However the University of South Florida founded in 1956 is located in Tampa at that time prior to the changes quickly brought by the Florida Constitution of 1968 south Florida was much less important politically and the term was used more loosely Tampa is not usually considered part of south Florida! The Order of the Torch is a semi-secret honorary leadership society akin to other secret societies in the state such as Florida Blue Key at the University of Florida and the Iron Arrow Honor Society at the University of Miami the organization is rumored to have been founded in 2003 as a way of organizing student leadership to restructure student life to mirror that of a traditional university Members now include students faculty staff and community members including FIU alumni Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez (class of 1974) Top leadership in Student Government Homecoming and the most elite campus fraternal organizations rank among its members!