State officials accused a man of having 15-foot-high mounds of horse manure on his property without a permit.
Walter Duque, 22, is estimated to have stockpiled enough manure on his 5-acre property in Loxahatchee Groves to fill 1,000 dump trucks, the Department of Environmental Protection said. He was cited for illegal manure composting, said department spokesman Steve Webster.
Mr Duque was only trying to be substainable . .