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2016

December 20, 2016
St. Johns County teachers receive thousands in grant dollars

December 19, 2016
District approves permit, contributes funding for Osprey Acres Stormwater Park

December 16, 2016
Media Advisory - Temporary trailhead closure at Lake Apopka North Shore

December 15, 2016
Citizens help survey during the Christmas Bird Count

December 14, 2016
District lands are for the birds in January

December 14, 2016
Refurbished Taylor Creek Reservoir structure provides flood protection, water supply benefits

December 13, 2016
Board approves ranking of REDI community and innovative projects to share $5 million

December 13, 2016
Board approves MFLs to protect water resources and habitat in DeLeon Springs and Cowpen Lake

December 13, 2016
District promotes water conservation as rainfall totals continue to decline

December 08, 2016
Media advisory - Youth deer hunt to be held on district lands

December 05, 2016
New Umatilla project protects surface waters and wetlands

December 02, 2016
Partnership leads to investment of more than $1 million to help secure Florida's water supply

December 02, 2016
New Tiger Bay weir offers both water quality and quantity benefits

November 17, 2016
District builds safer lagoon monitoring platforms

November 15, 2016
District Governing Board elects officers

November 15, 2016
Average annual rainfall is below average districtwide

November 15, 2016
Board approves $1.5 million in agricultural cost-share projects

November 14, 2016
Bike rides bring additional traffic to Lake Apopka Loop Trail

November 10, 2016
Media advisory - Youth deer hunt to be held on district lands

November 10, 2016
Veterans group visits Sunnyhill Restoration Area for deer hunt

November 09, 2016
All SJRWMD public lands have reopened for fall recreation

November 07, 2016
Media Advisory - Public workshop Nov. 9 on DeLeon Springs and Lake Cowpen MFLs

November 07, 2016
Media Advisory - Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive open on Veterans Day

November 04, 2016
North Florida Regional Water Supply Plan headed for Governing Board consideration

November 01, 2016
Watering restrictions change Nov. 6

October 31, 2016
District's new Blue School Grant Program accepting applications through Nov. 30

October 27, 2016
Media Advisory: North Florida Regional Water Supply Partnership to hold final meeting Nov. 2

October 24, 2016
Scientists install water monitors in Upper St. Johns River Basin

October 20, 2016
New trails open on the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

October 19, 2016
Additional $1.5 million to benefit Indian River Lagoon

October 17, 2016
Public workshops Oct. 25 and Nov. 3 on draft North Florida Regional Water Supply Plan

October 14, 2016
One week after Matthew, SJRWMD looks back at impacts, forward to recovery

October 13, 2016
Upper Basin Project performed flawlessly during Hurricane Matthew

October 13, 2016
Southern recreational public meeting Oct. 20 in Viera

October 12, 2016
Teams of district staff partnering with local governments on damage assessments

October 11, 2016
A map illustrates rainfall through Oct. 9 in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

October 11, 2016
District working with water supply utilities to reduce water use

October 11, 2016
Board approves emergency order, permit deadlines extended

October 10, 2016
Levees in good shape, many public lands reopening

October 09, 2016
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive reopens Oct. 10

October 09, 2016
Pumping continues in northeast Florida to alleviate flooding

October 08, 2016
Flooding assessments, pump distribution and other efforts support post-hurricane recovery

October 06, 2016
Navigation through Burrell, Moss Bluff and Apopka locks suspended

October 06, 2016
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive closes in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew

October 05, 2016
District Governing Board will meet in Palatka on Oct. 11

October 05, 2016
District closes offices and public lands in preparation for Hurricane Matthew

October 05, 2016
District urges preparedness as Hurricane Matthew approaches

October 04, 2016
Public invited to review draft regional water supply plan for north Florida

October 04, 2016
District website provides information to help prepare for Hurricane Matthew

October 03, 2016
Media Advisory - Participate in the annual HalloWeed invasive plant count

September 30, 2016
Get the facts -- Recreation safety at Lake Apopka North Shore

September 29, 2016
District's quick action helps bring 1,500 jobs to the Jacksonville area

September 28, 2016
District launches audio guide for Lake Apopka North Shore

September 27, 2016
SJRWMD budget reduces tax rate, funds water resource protection projects

September 20, 2016
District and Orange County Utilities partner on water savings program

September 19, 2016
Cost-share project applications accepted now through Oct. 13

September 19, 2016
SJRWMD drinking water supplies not at risk from phosphate mine spill in Polk County

September 14, 2016
Award honors volunteer's service to wildfire education

September 14, 2016
Media Advisory: Central recreational public meeting scheduled for Sept. 21

September 13, 2016
August sees below average rainfall across the district

September 09, 2016
District and UF scientists discuss progress made in second year of springs science investigation

September 08, 2016
Media Advisory: Public meeting to review draft of water bodies priority list and schedule

September 01, 2016
Pair of projects to provide stormwater treatment in Leesburg

August 31, 2016
Media Advisory: Technical meeting to discuss springs science set for Sept. 9

August 30, 2016
District funds innovative stormwater project in Alachua County

August 30, 2016
District website provides flooding information, links to prepare for storms

August 29, 2016
District staff member helps fight California wildfire, gains valuable experience

August 24, 2016
Million-gallon reclaimed water storage tank to conserve groundwater, protect the Matanzas River

August 23, 2016
District, partners celebrate milestone at Upper St. Johns River Basin Project

August 22, 2016
Rain sensors signal water savings in Orange County

August 22, 2016
Work at Emeralda Marsh Conservation Area reaches mid-point

August 19, 2016
Sebastian stormwater project to improve Indian River Lagoon water quality

August 19, 2016
Innovative pilot project to evaluate nitrate removal from treated wastewater

August 18, 2016
Veterans group visits Ocklawaha Prairie for alligator hunt

August 17, 2016
Fast-tracked permit ensures timely kick-off at Showalter Field

August 17, 2016
Water quality partnership project reduces nutrient loading to the Indian River Lagoon

August 12, 2016
New smart meter technology promotes water savings in Ocoee

August 11, 2016
District donates dozens of surplus items to REDI community partners

August 10, 2016
Lake Apopka pump station construction project moves forward

August 09, 2016
North Florida water supply planning continues to make progress

August 09, 2016
Below average rainfall reveals dry July

August 09, 2016
Board approves contract to continue longtime water data partnership

August 02, 2016
District funds water savings program in Apopka

August 01, 2016
Governor reappoints Bournique to third term on Governing Board

July 29, 2016
Restoration work begins at Silver Springs Forest Conservation Area

July 26, 2016
Indian River Lagoon wetlands to be restored

July 26, 2016
Agricultural cost-share project applications to be accepted through Sept. 9

July 21, 2016
District takes action to benefit Indian River Lagoon during state of emergency

July 21, 2016
Quick turnaround for permit allows for faster relief to the environment in Titusville

July 19, 2016
Gopher tortoise relocation underway in Orange County

July 14, 2016
Media advisory: Join us to see gopher tortoise relocation in Orange County

July 12, 2016
District to send resources to assist south Florida with algae bloom recovery

July 12, 2016
District Board votes to reduce tax rate for fourth consecutive year

July 11, 2016
Dozens flock to district lands for annual scrub jay count

July 08, 2016
Amendment One dollars fund restoration projects across the district

July 07, 2016
District funds reduce pollution from Hawthorne septic system

July 06, 2016
You're invited to capture an in-person bird count this week at Buck Lake and Lake Monroe conservation areas

July 05, 2016
New project expands use of reclaimed water in Sanford

July 05, 2016
Indian River Lagoon to benefit from upcoming project

June 27, 2016
Community plants 1,000 trees at Lake Apopka North Shore

June 23, 2016
District and St. Johns County partnering on project to extend groundwater supplies and protect the St. Johns River

June 17, 2016
District receives highest award for 2015-2016 budget

June 14, 2016
District gets high marks on annual financial report and audit

June 14, 2016
Fifty-nine projects in 15 counties to benefit from district cost-share dollars

June 14, 2016
District board votes to donate Gemini Springs Addition to Volusia County

June 10, 2016
District partners with community for wildfire prevention event

June 09, 2016
District approves permit for Blue Origin manufacturing facility

June 08, 2016
Volunteers needed to plant 1,000 trees at Lake Apopka North Shore

June 03, 2016
Generations of working horses help prescribe burn district lands

June 02, 2016
June 7 public meeting to provide Eau Gallie River dredging project update

June 01, 2016
Southern recreational public meeting June 9 in Palm Bay

May 31, 2016
Vero Beach homeowners hooking up to innovative sewer project designed to help lagoon

May 27, 2016
Dozens turn out for grand opening of Silver Springs Forest Conservation Area

May 26, 2016
District offers tips for homeowners to prepare for hurricane season

May 20, 2016
Know who to contact for flooding, hurricane information

May 19, 2016
Repair process ensures flood protection in Upper Ocklawaha River Basin

May 19, 2016
District and partners to formally open Silver Springs Forest Conservation Area May 27

May 13, 2016
Florida Water Star certifier training is May 24 in Winter Haven

May 13, 2016
Learn to be a Florida Water Star Accredited Professional

May 10, 2016
District donates 12 vehicles to REDI community partners

May 10, 2016
Board approves additional funding for septic tank removal near Indian River Lagoon

May 10, 2016
Governing Board declares May 15-21 Water Reuse Week

May 05, 2016
District hosts Splash Night for students at RJ Longstreet Elementary

May 05, 2016
Work underway on project to improve water quality in Lake Jesup, Soldiers Creek

May 02, 2016
District recognizes national Drinking Water Week, May 1-7

April 29, 2016
District adds Pinterest to growing social media presence

April 29, 2016
Reclaimed water project to protect Volusia Blue Spring nearing completion

April 28, 2016
One year later, Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive thrives

April 27, 2016
Educational 'Lunch and Learn' series promotes water conservation

April 26, 2016
Heritage Park homeowners to benefit from water-saving automated meters

April 26, 2016
Heritage Park homeowners to benefit from water-saving automated meters

April 21, 2016
Inspect your rain sensors to support water conservation

April 19, 2016
North Florida Regional Water Supply Partnership to meet April 25 in Lake City

April 19, 2016
Eau Gallie River and Indian River Lagoon to benefit from cost-share project

April 15, 2016
Families invited to learn about water resources at Earth Day event

April 14, 2016
New cistern aids in water conservation

April 14, 2016
Emeralda Marsh Conservation Area closes for improvement projects

April 12, 2016
District partners with U.S. Geological Survey on Indian River Lagoon research

April 12, 2016
District recognized for excellence in procurement

April 07, 2016
District demonstrates irrigation audit to promote water conservation

April 07, 2016
District celebrates new trail in Lake County with ribbon cutting

April 07, 2016
Steamboats dock at district-owned property

April 01, 2016
District launches online pledge program to celebrate Water Conservation Month

March 31, 2016
Fellsmere grade traffic to be rerouted during construction improvements

March 31, 2016
Women in the Outdoors turkey hunt to be held this weekend on district lands

March 30, 2016
District event celebrates Lake Apopka Loop Trail extension

March 30, 2016
Bank improvements under way in Canal 1 in Palm Bay

March 28, 2016
District partners with Ocala on WaterSmart program, reveals water savings

March 24, 2016
Newnans Lake Conservation Area North Tract closed this weekend for Operation Outdoor Freedom turkey hunt

March 24, 2016
Communities encouraged to apply for dollars to benefit Indian River Lagoon

March 23, 2016
Sheriff's Office seeking public's help in solving shelter fire

March 23, 2016
Closure today at Thomas O. Lawton Recreation Area for controlled burn

March 23, 2016
District staff deploy to help with Indian River Lagoon recovery efforts

March 22, 2016
Volunteers to track butterflies on district property

March 18, 2016
Closure expected Monday at Thomas O. Lawton Recreation Area for controlled burn

March 17, 2016
Early bird gets the worm at Lake Apopka sunrise tour

March 15, 2016
Governor appoints John Browning to St. Johns River Board

March 15, 2016
District expands recreational opportunities in Marion County

March 14, 2016
Half marathon draws runners to Hal Scott Regional Preserve and Park

March 11, 2016
Watering restrictions begin this weekend

March 11, 2016
$25 million in cost-share dollars up for grabs

March 10, 2016
Youth turkey hunt to be held on district lands

March 08, 2016
District proclamation designates April as Water Conservation Month

March 08, 2016
Contractor selected for the Eau Gallie River muck dredging project comes in under budget

March 08, 2016
District proclaims April as Springs Protection Awareness Month

March 03, 2016
Lake Apopka Loop Trail sets the scene for race on March 4

March 02, 2016
Northern recreational public meeting March 16 at Princess Place Preserve

February 26, 2016
District launches Instagram account

February 23, 2016
Lake Apopka shows signs of improvement

February 22, 2016
Join district staff this weekend to make a difference during National Invasive Species Awareness Week

February 18, 2016
District staff partners with community for wildfire prevention event

February 17, 2016
Closures expected Thursday at Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve and Lochloosa Wildlife Conservation Area for controlled burns

February 16, 2016
Half marathon draws crowds to Lake Apopka Loop Trail this weekend

February 15, 2016
North Florida Regional Water Supply Partnership to meet Feb. 22 in Lake City

February 15, 2016
District to host Splash Night at Interlachen Elementary

February 12, 2016
Southern recreational public meeting Feb. 18 in Palm Bay

February 12, 2016
Visit the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive this Presidents Day

February 10, 2016
Rancher recognized for outstanding service by Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame

February 10, 2016
Partnership project protects drinking water supplies and river water quality

February 10, 2016
Board approves $2.9 million in Agricultural Cost-Share projects

February 09, 2016
Well conversion project will benefit north Florida's water resources

February 09, 2016
Board approves ranking of REDI community and innovative projects to share $5 million

February 08, 2016
District, partners celebrate project aimed at cleaner Indian River Lagoon

February 05, 2016
District hosts Splash Night at Middleton-Burney Elementary in Crescent City

February 04, 2016
Portion of Emeralda Marsh Conservation Area closes for improvement projects

February 04, 2016
District recognized for excellence in customer service, collaboration and electronic permitting

February 02, 2016
Online database helps homeowners plan for upcoming planting season

February 02, 2016
District Governing Board to meet in Palm Bay

January 25, 2016
Youth volunteers plant 500 trees at Gourd Island Conservation Area

January 25, 2016
Brown tide identified in portions of Indian River Lagoon

January 22, 2016
Prescribed Fire Awareness Week shines spotlight on benefits to residents, landowners

January 22, 2016
District hosts Splash Night for students at City Church Academy

January 21, 2016
Upper Ocklawaha River Basin public workshop on Feb. 3 and Feb. 4

January 15, 2016
Districts extend deadline to submit applications for $4 million in cost-share funding

January 15, 2016
College students gain first-hand firefighting experience on district lands

January 13, 2016
Students receive technology donation from district

January 12, 2016
Pilot projects to reduce runoff, nutrients to Indian River Lagoon

January 12, 2016
District preliminary budget focuses on fiscal responsibility and cooperative projects

January 07, 2016
District lands are for the birds in January

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