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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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.

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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.

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.