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As part of our core missions of water supply, water quality and natural systems, many of our scientists and field staff spend much of their days in and on the St. Johns River.

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Latest District News

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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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.

Media inquiries

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Nancy Rubin

Communications Manager
Office: 904-448-7935
Mobile: 904-716-5574
Email: nrubin@sjrwmd.com

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Teresa Monson

Public Communications Coordinator
Office: 904-730-6258
Mobile: 904-545-5064
Email: tmonson@sjrwmd.com

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Lake Apopka: Road to recovery

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