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.

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Lake Apopka restoration

Ongoing restoration work and new projects are improving the health of this central Florida lake, as seen through expanded coverage of aquatic grasses, increases in gamefish and improving water clarity.

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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.

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.