The Fight To Protect Cumberland Island Heats Up

May 3, 2017

A group of private landowners wants to develop 1,000 acres on Georgia’s Cumberland Island. Opponents say the rezoning would negatively impact wildlife and tourism.

We talk with Alex Kearns of the nonprofit St. Marys Earthkeepers, which appealed the request to develop. Also with us is Florida Times-Union columnist Mark Woods and GPB Savannah reporter Emily Jones.