March 1, 2021
District employee walking next to a fire

Prescribed fire today at Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve in Alachua County

The District is conducting a 150-acre prescribed burn Monday on the Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve in Alachua County.
March 1, 2021

Rainfall Dashboard update

Daily: 0.00
Monthly: 4.94
Yearly: 50.84
February 26, 2021
Covered picnic parking area

Enhanced levee maintenance project turns into an amenity at Lake Apopka

Visitors to the District’s Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive (LAWD) this weekend will see their donations at work.
February 24, 2021
District employee walking next to a fire

Prescribed fire today at Lake George Conservation Area in Volusia County

The District is conducting a 125-acre prescribed burn Wednesday at the Lake George Conservation Area in Volusia County.
February 22, 2021
prescribed fire in Ocklawaha Prairie

Prescribed fire today at the Ocklawaha Prairie Restoration Area in Marion County

The District is conducting an 87-acre prescribed burn Monday on the Chornobyl Memorial Forest portion of the Ocklawaha Prairie Restoration Area.
February 18, 2021
Helicopter flying over a prescribed fire

Two prescribed fires today at Blue Cypress Conservation Area in Indian River County

The District is conducting two prescribed burns Thursday totaling 3,700 acres at Blue Cypress Conservation Area in Indian River County.
February 18, 2021
SJRWMD logo on a blue background

Public webinar March 4 on Red Bug Lake MFL model peer review

The District will hold a public webinar March 4 to discuss the draft technical memo and receive final stakeholder comments on the surface water model peer review for Red Bug Lake, in Seminole County.
February 17, 2021
Four district employees working it a hole to fix water pipes

More progress underway to update Palatka’s aging water system

Construction has started on a project to replace old cast-iron water pipes in the city of Palatka’s central downtown and eastern Palatka Heights communities.
February 15, 2021
SJRWMD logo on a blue background

Register now for virtual Feb. 23 Southern Recreational Public Meeting

The District will hold a public teleconference Feb. 23 to discuss management of lands within the south region of the District.
February 12, 2021
A map of A small section of the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

Expect alternative route on Wildlife Drive this weekend

Visitors to the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive should anticipate a temporary closure at the western McDonald/Canal roads section of the drive this weekend.
February 9, 2021
SJRWMD logo on a blue background

District Consolidated Annual Report highlights water resource protection progress

An annual progress report on the District’s water resource management and protection initiatives was approved by its Governing Board on Tuesday.
February 9, 2021
A map illustrates rainfall conditions in September across the St. Johns River Water Management District.

Dry weather trend continued in January

A dry weather trend continued across most of the District in January, with eight counties receiving less than a half-inch of rainfall over the month.
February 2, 2021
SJRWMD logo on a blue background

District Governing Board to meet Feb. 9 at Apopka City Hall

The District Board will hold its regular monthly meeting on Feb. 9 at the Apopka City Hall.
January 27, 2021
Man lifting equipment using a forklift

District surplus lab equipment gets new life educating students at Silver River Museum lab

District surplus lab equipment is getting a second life in the Silver River Museum lab, which is being created to offer Marion County middle and high school students an opportunity to learn about water chemistry in the Silver River.
January 15, 2021

Cost-share project applications accepted
through Feb. 19

The District is accepting applications Jan. 14–Feb. 19 for both its Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Districtwide Cost-Share Program and its FY 2021-2022 funding program for REDI communities and innovative technology.