Kent Norman, a retired Swedish engineer, is helping Syrian teenager Mohamed Obai with language study. "They're here now," he says, "so the only thing you can do is to help them."
Johann Castro Hernandez, 18, is recovering from Guillain-Barre syndrome after he appeared to have fallen sick with Zika virus around New Year's. His mom, Janina Hernandez, is at right.
This is one of several canals that will be filled to slow the movement of water through the Everglades, restoring an ecosystem environmentalist Marjory Stoneman Douglas called the "river of grass."