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FIU wants to build new sport facilities and football fields on nature preserve.

A plan to replace part of an FIU nature preserve with new football fields has been met with opposition from environmentalists. In an email blast to students, FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg said the school would add additional acreage on the south and west sides of the preserve, between a road and a baseball field, to make up for lost space. Details…