Manatee healthy no matter the classification

July 10, 2014|By Sun Sentinel Editorial Board, By Sun Sentinel Editorial Board Original Article HERE.   The bad news about Florida's favorite … [Read more...]

Reclaimed Water Project to Benefit Springs

"District leaders recently helped celebrate the groundbreaking of the Crystal River to Duke Energy Reclaimed Water Project. It will provide highly treated … [Read more...]

“Rock Star” Coming to Hunter’s Springs Cove in Crystal River.


Habitat restoration will soon get an enormous boost from a “Rock Star”. Click here to Read all about it! … [Read more...]

Join Save Crystal River, Inc. and the Southwest Florida Water Management District to Protect Florida Springs:


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Petition to down-list the West Indian Manatee…


FWS has concluded that a petition to down-list the West Indian manatee presented substantial evidence and contains enough information to warrant a full-blown … [Read more...]

Wood stork off endangered list after recovery in U.S. Southeast.


After 30 years of conservation efforts, it was announced last week that the wood stork will be reclassified from endangered to threatened status because the … [Read more...]

Could This Happen Here? The confusion at Indian River Lagoon


What ignited the "superbloom" and brown algae that killed 60 percent of Indian River Lagoon seagrass? Read more … [Read more...]

“I Am The Harvester”


Insight into the Lyngbya Harvesting from a 30 year veteran operator of a harvester barge. Click here to read the full Chronicle Online article.  Photo … [Read more...]

Springs Trivia: Fact or Myth

How much do you know about our springs? Test your knowledge to determine what kind of springs expert you are by examining the 10 statements below. Do you know … [Read more...]

How to properly fertilize your yard to protect waterways.


Join our community’s efforts to protect our waterways from excessive nutrient pollution. Check out these easy Florida-friendly fertilizing tips from the … [Read more...]