An inside look into district projects

District implements a variety of projects to protect water resources to protect water supplies, water quality and natural systems, and provide flood protection.

Eau Gallie dredging operation

The Eau Gallie River and Elbow Creek Restoration Dredging Project

Dredging began in January 2017 on this multi-partner project to remove muck from the river and Elbow Creek (tributaries of the Indian River Lagoon) to improve water quality.


Black Creek Water Resource Development Project

Project will help to replenish the Floridan aquifer in northeast Florida using flow from the flood-prone Black Creek in Clay County.

The Upper St. Johns River Basin Project is semi-structural. Water control structures at Canal 54 channel water near the Stick Marsh.

Upper St. Johns River Basin Project

Now in maintenance phase, this massive wetlands restoration project is a model of man working with nature to provide flood protection, improve water quality and restore/enhance wetland habitat.