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They will return 187,000 acres of land to nature and pocket $1.7 billion from the state. Governor Charlie Crist told The New York Times that the agreement was “as monumental as the creation of the nation’s first national park, Yellowstone.”Environmental Replica A Lange&Sohne watches groups applaud the decision. But, everyone’s likely not as enthusiastic. U.S. Sugar employs 1,700 people and buys sugar from local cane farmers. “I’ve lived my life for sugar,” one farmer told the Times. “My husband has worked sugar for 35 years.”-Claire Napier Galofaro
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