Phosphate mining has long meant jobs — and worries — in Central Florida.
Ambivalence is growing as a mining company seeks to significantly expand
its reach, with some fearing the land and water will “never be the same.”
Story collaboration with photojournalist Dane Rhys. Max helped plan and facilitate a 4 day canoe trip through the heart of the Peace River corridor and documented the river via drone. Story first published in the Washington Post October 2021.