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Tampa beaches closed 3/20/2020 El Niño may skip hurricane season: what it means for Florida 3/20/2020 Don’t flush disinfectant wipes! 3/18/2020 Tampa studies how to make its stormwater system handle rising seas 3/16/2020 Legislature approves bill creating new Aquatic Preserve 3/13/2020 Heading to an event? Verify its status first! 3/13/2020 Bill aimed at battling algae blooms heads to governor 3/12/2020 Public construction in Florida could require sea level study 3/12/2020 New research shows mangrove conservation can pay for itself in flood protection 3/10/2020 Thursday: “Mythbusting Marine Aquaculture” webinar 2/26/2020 Red Tide toll prompts state to limit some fishing to catch-and-release 2/20/2020 Florida moving ahead to take over federal wetlands permitting 2/20/2020 Florida's chief science officer says we need to reduce carbon emissions 2/7/2020 Researchers release playbook for combating red tide, other deadly algae 2/7/2020 SBEP study contributes to regional understanding of tidal creeks 2/5/2020 Breathe easy despite red tide with HABscope 1/24/2020 Senate budget head seeks $2.5 billion water quality package 1/14/2020 JP Morgan Chase invests $500K into affordable housing resiliency program 1/13/2020 The future of Tampa’s port: Growth, hurricanes, and rising seas 1/10/2020 Governor likely to get environmental money in upcoming session 1/10/2020 Tampa is thirsty for more drinking water 12/4/2019 Scallop tally improved, but still modest in annual hunt 8/10/2016 National Estuaries Day Coastal Cleanups call for Volunteers! 8/10/2016 Largo Cultural Center hosts Be Floridian flamingo exhibit 8/10/2016 Little Manatee River Watershed Master Plan topic of Feb. 10th meeting 8/10/2016 Give a Day for the Bay at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve March 21st 8/8/2016 Gopher tortoise training Jan 13-16 8/8/2016 Get the latest news from Florida LAKEWATCH! 8/8/2016 UF researchers: “Little janitor” merits attention in Florida springs' health debate 8/8/2016 It’s not too late to sign up for TBEP Mini-Grant Webinars 8/8/2016 Public Invited to Series of Workshops on Surplus Lands 8/8/2016 Submission deadline for TBEP Bay Mini-Grants is October 1st 8/8/2016 Register Now for August 6th TBEP Bay Mini-Grant Workshop 8/8/2016 Sign up now for TBEP Bay Mini-Grant Writing Webinar on Wed. Aug. 20 8/8/2016 Bay Mini-Grant Workshop Set for Aug. 3 8/8/2016 Hillsborough governments building sea-level rise into development plans 3/27/2015 Save the date: National Monitoring Conference, May 2-6, 2016 3/26/2015 From coastlines to the Everglades, researchers tackle sea level rise 3/26/2015 ‘Low risk’ contamination sites to get fresh scrutiny under DEP plan 3/26/2015 Speak Up! Take A Short Opinion Poll on Tampa Bay 3/9/2015 Results of 2014 harmful algal bloom state survey released 3/4/2015 FGCU professor wins international award for career in wetland research and education 3/2/2015 UF survey: Floridians want to conserve water, but only if it doesn’t cost too much 2/26/2015 Give A Day for the Bay in Hillsborough County 2/12/2015 EPA Climate Ready Water Utilities Initiative releases storm surge inundation map and scenarios 2/3/2015 King tide photo exhibit opens 5-month tour 1/14/2015 What’s the Buzzzzz at Camp Bayou? Read the newsletter and find out 1/12/2015 2015 Florida Artificial Reef Summit announced by SeaGrant 1/7/2015 Give a Day for the Bay at Moccasin Lake Nature Park in Pinellas County 1/6/2015 Fan Favorite Pond Competition 12/18/2014 Amendment 1’s passage opens floodgate of questions on water 12/3/2014 TBEP pilot project aims to track coastal habitat changes over time 12/3/2014 Coast Guard flies 193 rare sea turtles from freezing Cape Cod to Florida 12/1/2014 USF College of Marine Science Awarded $20.2M for Gulf Oil Spill Research 12/1/2014 November Meetings of TBEP Management and Policy Boards 11/12/2014 DEP’s Florida Coastal Office debuts interactive map of Aquatic Preserves 11/10/2014 As Infrastructure Crumbles, Trillions of Gallons of Water Lost 11/3/2014 DEP and Plant City commit $700K to restore Hillsborough River basin 10/17/2014 Students from USF, Univ. British Columbia win 2014 water technology design competition 10/15/2014 “Battle for a Healthy Bay” America Recycles Day the Tampa Bay Way 10/10/2014 New Study Finds Steep Increase in East Coast High-Tide Floods 10/10/2014 Report: Worldwide mangrove destruction costs up to $42 billion in economic damages annually 10/9/2014 Tampa Bay Water's C.W. Bill Young Reservoir fills to halfway point 10/8/2014 EPA extends comment period on contentious waterways rule 10/7/2014 Sunshine State Survey: Water is environmental issue of greatest concern to voters 10/3/2014 District to hold public workshop on priority list 9/26/2014 Source water protection mini-grant applications accepted 9/26/2014 UN Summit On Climate Change In New York City 9/25/2014 US Fish & Wildlife Service conservation grants include $750K for wildlife on Florida beaches 9/10/2014 DEP solicits project submissions for water quality restoration grants 9/8/2014 Conservation Partners Sign MOA for Deepwater Horizon Project Tracker 9/2/2014 State of Florida considering water-quality credit trading program 8/28/2014 Plastic a serious threat to our oceans, seas, and waterways 8/27/2014 Recreational Bay Scallop Season Opening Soon 8/27/2014 Webcast on Green Infrastructure and Smart Growth 8/27/2014 Restoring Florida Bay: Sponges the foundation for thriving ecosystem 8/25/2014 Sea Level Rise and Climate Change Survey 8/25/2014 Sign up now for 2014 Water School 8/25/2014 Help Hillsborough County Update the Local Mitigation Strategy 8/25/2014 Florida AWRA meeting focuses on Tampa Bay water quality 8/25/2014 DEP approves three first-magnitude spring systems to SWIM priority list 8/18/2014 Registration open for “Water Words that Work” training 8/18/2014 Learn to be a fishing guide or charter captain Sept. 9th 8/14/2014 Calendar Photo Submission Time! 8/13/2014 Clean Tampa Bay worth $22 billion to bay area, study says 8/13/2014 Port Tampa, Port Manatee meet, hoping to heal rift 8/13/2014 Be safe... Be aware of rip currents this summer! 8/13/2014 Health officials urge awareness of potential bacteria in coastal waters 8/11/2014 Public workshops scheduled for estuary NNC and water quality credit trading 8/8/2014 Mote Marine Lab robots help researchers, forecasters monitor red tide bloom 8/7/2014 USF shark expert to speak at Dali Museum on August 12th 8/4/2014 80 mile-long red tide bloom still evident in northeast Gulf of Mexico 8/4/2014 Webinar will address spread of aquatic invasive species by recreational boaters 8/1/2014 SWFWMD to hold public workshop for MFLs for Lakes Hanna, Keene and Kell 8/1/2014 Payback on Water Star Homes Less than Three Years 8/1/2014 USF & UF approved for grants to support climate resilience and “green infrastructure” 8/1/2014 USGS study: Nesting Gulf sea turtles feed in waters filled with threats 7/31/2014 EPA encourages homeowners to care for their septic systems 7/30/2014 Recycling rates In Florida continue to climb 7/30/2014 Average “dead zone” predicted for Gulf of Mexico 7/30/2014 To better combat lionfish invasion, FWC has new rules 7/29/2014 Research team contributes to the management of South Florida coastal environments 7/25/2014 Poll: 7 out of 10 Florida voters concerned about climate change, back EPA action plan 7/25/2014 "Don’t Feed The Monster!" video uses humor to educate about proper fertilizer use 7/23/2014 Gandy Beach Cleanup July 26th will benefit Suncoast Waterkeeper 7/21/2014 Gulf Stream gold: Mining green energy from Atlantic currents 7/21/2014 A call for environmental project ideas 7/17/2014 Learn how to protect drinking water from HABS at July 16th webinar 7/10/2014 Estuary-Friendly Living Hosted By UF/IFAS 7/10/2014 Tampa Bay Estuary Program funds $625K in environmental projects 7/10/2014 Residents From Across The State Create Support Organizations For Aquatic Preserves 7/8/2014 Annual Hillsborough County Water Quality Reports Available in Print and Online 7/7/2014 Congress approves funding for research on toxic algae 6/25/2014 Obama Signs $12.3 Billion Water Projects Bill 6/12/2014 Take advantage of tax holiday to purchase hurricane supplies 6/12/2014 SWFWMD Schedules Summer Prescribed Fires for Hillsborough County 6/3/2014 New Tidal Stream Assessment Project Results 6/3/2014 FDEP's Deepwater Horizon restoration projects website updated 6/2/2014 Mayor Buckhorn to Visit with Volunteers Planting around Ulele Spring 5/28/2014 Port serves as protector, steward of its coastal host 5/27/2014 Great white shark tracked to Florida coast 5/27/2014 New FWC Lionfish app to be unveiled May 28 5/27/2014 2014 Hurricane Expo May 31st at MOSI 5/23/2014 USGS: Study Aids Water Managers Battling Saltwater Intrusion 5/23/2014 Aquatic Invaders topic of May 22nd Workshop 5/21/2014 Do you know what to do if you hook a pelican? 5/19/2014 Oil company drilling in sanctuary fined $25K for violation that could be fracking 4/29/2014 New springs bill revised to remove language objectionable to ag groups, home builders 4/22/2014 FIU Professors Win Grant For Sea-Level Rise Project 4/22/2014 Free Webinar on Water Quality 4/21/2014 Register now for "Ag Module 2014: Innovation in the Water Space" 4/18/2014 Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation donates gear for Hillsborough County fishing camps 4/16/2014 Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation Donates Gear for Hillsborough County Fishing Camps 4/16/2014 Hillsborough EPC hosting Clean Air Fair May 1st 4/14/2014 Lindsay Cross to speak Tuesday at USF Patel Center 4/12/2014 Sharks sense prey in surprising ways during pioneering study 4/9/2014 Florida Coastal Islands Sanctuaries to celebrate 80-year anniversary on May 8th 4/8/2014 Senate committee approves estuary reauthorization bill 4/7/2014 Beach work betters Tampa Bay estuary for fish 4/4/2014 Environmentalists fight proposed bill that reduces local control of water resources 4/3/2014 Water projects, education are key differences in House, Senate budget proposals 4/3/2014 Federal judge rules Okeechobee pumping illegal 3/31/2014 Special Hillsborough EPC Meeting to be conducted on April 2nd 3/31/2014 House, Senate differ sharply over agricultural water spending in their budget proposals 3/26/2014 Tampa Bay's valuable lesson 3/24/2014 Modeling study adds evidence that oil compounds traveled to West Florida Shelf 3/24/2014 Estuary Programs team up for volunteer planting at new Perico Preserve! 3/20/2014 FWC asks public to report horseshoe crab sightings 3/19/2014 FDEP develops restoration plan for Manatee and Alafia River basins 3/14/2014 Bacteria no match for deep Floridan Aquifer 3/13/2014 President's budget request again slashes federal water infrastructure funding 3/10/2014 Environmental groups to challenge federal ruling allowing state water quality rules 3/7/2014 Florida's water woes are seen as urgent – except in the House 3/3/2014 Ex-governor, scientist, attorney look at springs’ future 2/27/2014 Teacher, Student grants available for Florida Lake Management Society conference 2/24/2014 DEP to hold public meetings for input on water restoration work plans 2/24/2014 FDEP solicits new requests for water quality restoration grants 2/24/2014 Development bill clears another committee stop despite counties' opposition 2/20/2014 FWC to host Gulf Offshore Recreational Fishing Permit Proposal Workshops 2/20/2014 Former Sen. Bob Graham details opposition to latest Patronis permitting bill 2/19/2014 Grant Partnership Will Boost Bay Restoration 2/19/2014 Water rally draws 200 while speakers promote issue as bipartisan 2/19/2014 "Reclaimed" water study bill causes heartburn for Audubon Florida 2/18/2014 Legislation must provide schedules, funding for springs, scientist says 2/12/2014 Help Give Lowry Park Zoo a Face Lift on February 22 2/10/2014 House Speaker Weatherford: No big water policy this year 2/10/2014 Associated Industries of Florida forming coalition on water issues while Simmons seeks consensus 2/7/2014 EPA updates National Stormwater Calculator tool, factoring in climate change 2/6/2014 Three First-Magnitude Spring Systems Added to SWFWMD Priority List 2/6/2014 Largest restoration effort along Tampa Bay begins near Ruskin 2/6/2014 Commissioners approve $125,000 for MacDill ferry study 2/6/2014 24 groups sign letter objecting to draft springs legislation 2/6/2014 Register now for Feb. 13th "Stormwater Utilities in Florida" webinar 1/31/2014 Book explains science, politics of Florida sinkholes 1/28/2014 NASA premiers unique film about water for spherical screens 1/28/2014 FIU professors make documentary about sea level rise 1/22/2014 Giant spending bill seeks changes in Army Corps' mitigation requirements 1/21/2014 Rising Flood Insurance Rates Sinking Property Owners: What Can Cities Do to Minimize the Impact? 1/21/2014 Hydraulic fracturing bills pass first committee stop despite Democrats' opposition 1/15/2014 Florida Senate bill takes on water utilities 1/15/2014 Meeting to Discuss Upper Tampa Bay Tidal Creek Study 1/15/2014 Bill encouraging water storage projects on farm lands is moving in Senate 1/14/2014 Call for Entries: Future of the Region Awards 1/13/2014 Latest issue of On Our Pond newsletter available online 1/9/2014 Bay-Friendly New Year's Resolutions from TBEP 1/9/2014 Judge sides with feds against environmentalists on pollution limits 1/8/2014 'The Cost Of Water Is Going To Go Up': Central Fla. Finding Alternatives To Groundwate 1/6/2014 Eastern Hillsborough County homeowners with wells should be prepared for freezing temperatures 1/6/2014 Health officials issue advisory for four Hillsborough beaches 1/3/2014 USGS Study: Caribbean Earthquake/Tsunami Hazard Higher Than Previously Thought 1/2/2014 Troubled Water: Agencies Work to Clean Storm Water Before It Gets to Waterways 1/2/2014 Tampa will tap Blue Sink to boost river flow 1/2/2014 Water district taking aim at wild hogs 1/2/2014 FDEP announces online water permitting portal 1/2/2014 German researchers propose using plankton to control malaria 1/2/2014 Focus on Ocean’s Health as Dolphin Deaths Soar 1/2/2014 2014 Calendars Now Available! 12/31/2013 Lawn watering reduce to one day per week in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco 12/18/2013 Gulf Council to convene a series of Recreational Angler Participation sessions around the Gulf coast 12/18/2013 Study: U.S. can’t keep up with loss of ecologically-sensitive wetlands 12/18/2013 Public comments sought on Gulf Restoration plan 12/17/2013 New FWC buoy in Tampa Bay to aid water quality, harmful algal bloom monitoring 12/16/2013 State looks to private market as Congress adjourns without flood fix 12/16/2013 Plant City receives grant for stormwater management improvements 12/13/2013 Bill would exempt state review of larger developments in 6 more counties 12/11/2013 USDA, EPA Partnership Supports Water Quality Trading To Benefit Environment, Economy 12/10/2013 FWC, U.S. Power Squadrons boost boating safety efforts 12/10/2013 Call for Proposals: Restore America's Estuaries Summit 12/5/2013 Want to be a SCUBAnaut? Find out more at open house Dec. 9th 12/5/2013 Hillsborough County Offers FREE 2014 ELAPP Calendar 12/5/2013 Wastewater Maintenance Activity in Lutz and Cheval Area Overnight Dec. 4-Dec. 5 12/4/2013 NFWF Announces $15.7 Million for Gulf Restoration Projects in Florida 12/2/2013 Support urged for dry cleaning contamination sites program that saw sharp budget cuts 12/2/2013 Pew/Audubon report: Florida’s coastal birds could face threat to food supply 12/2/2013 Dec. 12: Public Workshop on Economic Valuation of Tampa Bay Study 11/27/2013 Report: 80,000 acres of coastal wetlands are being lost annually 11/27/2013 Deep-frying a turkey this Thanksgiving? Don't dump the cooking oil down the drain! 11/26/2013 Fan Favorite Pond 11/25/2013 Fan Favorite Pond 11/25/2013 Tampa residents suspicious of pumping plan 11/18/2013 EPA Webcast on Volunteer Monitoring Nov. 19th 11/14/2013 Geoscientist says groundwater contamination via fracturing "not physically plausible" 11/8/2013 Florida DEP issues Everglades permit for stormwater storage and flow 11/8/2013 Be Water Smart and Home Safe for the Time Change 11/1/2013 King Tide Exhibit-Sea Level Program at Weedon Island 10/31/2013 2014 Calendars Now Available! 10/30/2013 Florida girl's environmental advocacy is sharp, perhaps more so as an autistic child 10/30/2013 Green sea turtles nest at unprecedented pace in Florida this year 10/30/2013 Mango water project subject of Oct. 29th meeting 10/29/2013 Draft springs legislation would reserve spring flows, require septic tank hook-ups 10/28/2013 Public meeting Nov. 20th on Brandon water quality improvement project 10/28/2013 Fall 2013 Florida Lake Management Society newsletter available online 10/24/2013 Volunteers Needed for Oyster Shell Project at MacDill AFB 10/24/2013 Tampa Bay Water votes to settle reservoir suit, pay engineers $21 million in legal fees 10/22/2013 Regional workshop addresses National Flood Insurance Program concerns 10/18/2013 TBEP targeting freshwater wetlands for restoration 10/18/2013 Scientists wade into seagrass training to prep for fall surveys 10/18/2013 Courtney Campbell Causeway boat ramp to close for improvements beginning Oct. 21 10/18/2013 Ag Commish Putnam wants $26M for water quality, re-use programs 10/17/2013 Hillsborough commissioners name environmental lands program after Jan Platt 10/16/2013 FDEP completes statewide overhaul of surface water and wetland permit rules 10/11/2013 Above-normal rainy season means healthy water levels for bay area 10/11/2013 Amid Shutdown, Bipartisan Congressional Panel Talks Florida Water Problems 10/7/2013 Stone crab season opens Oct. 15 in state, federal waters 10/7/2013 FWC seeks public input on anchoring and mooring program (deadline Oct. 7th) 10/1/2013 How to Adopt Your Pond 9/11/2013 2013 Best Maintained Pond Competition 9/11/2013 Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful needs volunteers this Thursday 9/12 9/9/2013 Fight the bloat! Florida Sea Grant offers FREE Barotrauma webinar Sept. 11th 9/9/2013 Tampa Bay Estuary Program "Toast the Coast" Photo Contest   9/9/2013 Piney Point tainted water threat grows 9/6/2013 Water conservation program gets one-year reprieve in Tampa Bay area 9/6/2013 Advocates say Gov. Rick Scott's $37 million pledge to fix springs not enough 9/6/2013 Guy Harvey will present tiger shark documentary at USF St Pete on Sept. 11th 9/6/2013 Tampa Bay Water accepting mini-grant applications for source water protection 9/6/2013 "Give a Day for the Bay" on October 5th 9/3/2013 Analysis: Floridan Aquifer can only handle 6% more pumping before serious environmental harm 8/30/2013 USGS: Real-time Monitoring Tracks Nitrate Pulse in Mississippi River 8/22/2013 ELAPP Seeks Sponsors For The 2014 ELAPP Calendar Photo Contest 8/22/2013 Legal experts: Long battle likely if Florida takes water fight to Supreme Court 8/20/2013 Registration open for annual "Water Module" symposium 8/20/2013 Adopt a Monotube! Volunteers needed 8/15/2013 Florida Wildlife Federation sues over "Outstanding Florida Waters" designation 8/13/2013 Florida Geological Survey to perform statewide sinkhole vulnerability assessment 8/9/2013 USGS Study gives new insights on vulnerability of public-supply wells to contamination 8/9/2013 State of Florida finalizing list of conservation lands it might sell 8/9/2013 Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council to meet on Aug. 28th, 2013 8/8/2013 Notice of Budget Hearing for Tampa Bay Estuary Program: Aug. 23rd 8/8/2013 Hillsborough County looks at paying millions for private water utilities 8/8/2013 Closures For County Parks And Preserves Due to High Water 8/7/2013 A new way to report pollution: Snap & Send 8/5/2013 Follow the "Tour de Turtles" online 8/1/2013 Dolphin SMART Volunteers Needed 8/1/2013 SWFWMD allows water shortage orders to expire 7/31/2013 Study: Sea-level rise threatens 1,400 U.S. cities 7/31/2013 EPA proposes rule to modernize Clean Water Act reporting 7/31/2013 SWFWMD ends funding for Florida Friendly program 7/31/2013 Three Hillsborough County beaches closed due to high fecal coliform counts 7/29/2013 Tampa Bay Water wants your view on the future of water 7/24/2013 Improved water on tap for South-Central Hillsborough customers 7/22/2013 Lake Dan/Lake Frances Preserve main entrance closed Due to flooding 7/22/2013 Tampa Bay Regional Water Supply and Drought Update: Final Update 7/19/2013 Webcast on harmful algal blooms (HABs) July 25th 7/19/2013 Future power generation could further endanger water supplies 7/19/2013 USGS: Effective wetlands are connected wetlands 7/18/2013 Hillsborough County releases beetles to combat air potato at two County Parks 7/15/2013 High Five seeks local teams for Sarasota Dragon Boat races this fall 7/15/2013 Swiftmud boss may take new job running South Florida water agency, overseeing Everglades 7/11/2013 Scientists: 2013 Gulf of Mexico "Dead Zone" potentially largest ever 7/8/2013 Florida Keys prepare for sea level rise 7/8/2013 Citizens win in legal ruling over public access to Fisheating Creek 7/8/2013 Derelict crab trap cleanup planned for July 10-19 7/8/2013 EPA wants Supreme Court to take case dealing with timing of suits challenging regulations 7/8/2013 Print copies of annual Hillsborough County water quality reports available 7/8/2013 Here's your one-stop hurricane planning information source 7/8/2013 Health advisories issued for two Tampa beaches 7/3/2013 Private property advocates win in Supreme Court 6/27/2013 Federal funding cut-off threat looms over Florida's beach water testing program 6/27/2013 Farming carbon: Study reveals potent carbon-storage potential of manmade wetlands 6/26/2013 Deadline spproaching for Tampa Bay Community Water-Wise Awards program 6/25/2013 Water Outage Scheduled Wednesday Night For Homes In Meadow Brook Community 6/25/2013 Gulf of Mexico Alliance Invites Public to Learn About Gulf Restoration Progress, Partnerships 6/12/2013 Planting marks more than 1 million plugs of marsh grass for habitat restoration 6/12/2013 Environmentalists missing from state's water-management boards 6/7/2013 EPA: $384B needed for drinking water infrastructure by 2030 6/4/2013 Rip Current Safety Awareness Week is June 2-8, 2013 6/3/2013 Deadline June 30 to apply for 2013 Community Water-Wise Awards 5/30/2013 Endangered sea turtle feeding grounds discovered in Gulf 5/29/2013 Summer fertilizer restrictions begin Saturday in Manatee, Pinellas, Tampa 5/29/2013 City, TECO plan $1.5 million in electrical upgrades to Tampa water plant 5/24/2013 Governor approves $32 million in water projects; vetoes total of $27.3 million 5/21/2013 Tampa Bay Water has a new general manager 5/21/2013 Water projects left off Florida TaxWatch's "turkey" list this year 5/20/2013 Reservoirs language stripped from federal bill while Florida groups support alternative approach 5/20/2013 Foundation will direct $356 million from oil spill criminal cases to Florida for natural resource pr 5/20/2013 Tampa, Swiftmud change Rogers' golf course runoff 5/20/2013 Florida celebrates Water Reuse Week May 19-25 5/20/2013 USGS Study: Deficit in nation's aquifers accelerating 5/20/2013 Tampa biologist gets national award for restoration work 5/20/2013 SWFWMD to hold Lakes Rogers and Raleigh Guidance Levels Workshop 5/14/2013 Study: phosphate mine expansion will cause 'significant' wetlands damage 5/10/2013 Florida Geological Survey receives national grant to map in NE Florida 5/10/2013 Take the challenge during Drinking Water Week 5/9/2013 Decades-old nitrate found to affect stream water quality 5/7/2013 Tampa Bay Water asks public to reduce water use 4/29/2013 Up to 375 USGS flood gauges to turn off because of fund cuts 4/29/2013 Legislators prepare for potential ‘fracking’ in Florida 4/26/2013 Abandoned orange grove now flourishing wetland 4/26/2013 Spring Issue of Bay Soundings is Now Available 4/25/2013 Register for May 1st webcast on "Using Social Indicators in Watershed Management Projects" 4/23/2013 Public Hearing Being Held To Discuss Drainage Improvements Along Newberger Road 4/23/2013 EPA approves State's restoration target for Silver Springs 4/17/2013 Apply to Adopt-A-Pond 4/16/2013 Trash Catcher Video 4/16/2013 Proposed amendment would ban new local fertilizer ordinances for three years 4/16/2013 Sun City water pipeline topic of Apr. 23 public meeting 4/15/2013 Two County Parks' trails closing temporarily for improvements 4/15/2013 Hearing officer backs DEP employee who challenged mitigation permit 4/12/2013 Pollution Recovery Funds Available from Hillsborough EPC 4/12/2013 Commissioners rezone Brandon wetlands for RaceTrac 4/12/2013 Three years after BP oil spill, USF research finds massive die-off 4/10/2013 Free ways to save during Water Conservation Month 4/8/2013 Tampa unveils improved utility bill 4/8/2013 'Water parade' in House follows vetoes of water projects in past 2 years 4/8/2013 Interior Releases Progress Report on National Water Census 4/4/2013 Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful April Events 4/4/2013 Learn How Efficient Water Use Can Save You Green 4/1/2013 Flood Safety Awareness Week is March 18-22 4/1/2013 Water issues are on tap at USF 3/29/2013 Hillsborough County’s Tap Water Rates Best In The Area 3/28/2013 Changes at Chemical & Electronics Collections Centers 3/28/2013 SWFWMD Tampa Bay Cooperative Funding Public Meeting Apr. 16th 3/21/2013 Tampa Bay Seagrasses Closing In On Recovery Goal 3/21/2013 Read the latest issue of the LAKEWATCH newsletter 3/21/2013 SWFWMD Tampa Bay CFI Meeting April 16th 3/19/2013 New Water-Quality Test May Prevent Unnecessary Beach Closures 3/19/2013 USF course for older adults teaches about Florida water resources 3/18/2013 EPA and Florida DEP sign agreement to stem degradation of state waterways 3/18/2013 Scientists puzzled by mysterious ailment killing manatees on East Coast 3/18/2013 FAU researchers to study carbon dynamics of Everglades ecosystem 3/18/2013 EPA Marks March 18-24 as 5th annual "Fix a Leak Week" 3/18/2013 Public meeting on Lakes Horse, Raleigh and Rogers March 27th 3/14/2013 Florida Gulf Coast NEPs Approve Regional Plan Projects 3/12/2013 USEPA webcast on WQX water quality data entry tool rescheduled 3/11/2013 RESTORE Act meeting Wednesday in St Petersburg 3/11/2013 Local environmental volunteer receives national honor 3/11/2013 Deadly sinkhole is a sign of more to come in Florida 3/11/2013 Forum at St Pete College addresses beach erosion 3/11/2013 Utilities unite to try to stop climate change from shrinking water supply 3/11/2013 Hillsborough County Lawn Watering Returns To One Day A Week, Effective March 13 3/8/2013 Learn How to Garden Like A Floridian! 3/6/2013 Four workshops begin this Sunday on offshore fishing regs 3/6/2013 Special "Give A Day for the Bay" memorial workday to honor volunteer 3/6/2013 Ben T. Davis, Cypress Point beaches now safe for swimmers 3/6/2013 Group wants more spending on future water supplies; others call for conservation 3/5/2013 May 1st is deadline to apply for grants from EPCHC Pollution Recovery Fund 3/5/2013 New video: Duckweed removal techniques 3/4/2013 Red tide manatee death rate on track to break records 3/4/2013 Water plant project prompts call for conservation in central, south Hillsborough County March 3-9 3/1/2013 Harney Boat Ramp to be closed temporarily during regatta season 2/27/2013 District Increases Water Restrictions in Tampa Bay Area 2/26/2013 Can one volunteer make a difference? You bet... Bob Luce does! 2/25/2013 House committee bill addresses federal concerns about 2012 permit-streamlining bill 2/20/2013 Senate bill would expand role of agriculture in water supply planning 2/19/2013 Company offers Florida a free state park, but state DEP says no 2/19/2013 Pinellas, Hillsborough could see tighter watering restrictions 2/19/2013 Tampa Bay Water general manager to leave utility 2/19/2013 Public meeting Feb. 28th on Thonotosassa water project 2/18/2013 Florida-Friendly Landscaping 101 comes to Tampa on March 23 2/18/2013 Learn to Garden Like a Floridian! 2/12/2013 DEP moving on adopting water quality rules implementation document 2/11/2013 Adopt-A-Pond Application 2/7/2013 Estuary Programs Prepare for RESTORE Act Funding Opportunities 2/6/2013 Southwest Florida NEP Joint Management Boards Meeting Rescheduled 2/5/2013 34 Hillsborough County teachers receive SWFWMD Splash! Grants 2/4/2013 UF Survey: US water supply not as threatened as believed 2/1/2013 Report: Climate change poses serious threat to US coastal communities 2/1/2013 Bill returns that would extend permitting lengths for alternative water supply projects 1/30/2013 Hundreds of Old Brandon homes to get relief from flooding 1/28/2013 'All-or-nothing' provision in state water rules causing heartburn for feds 1/28/2013 Florida's aquifer models full of holes, allowing more water permits and pollution 1/28/2013 Red tide persists on southwest Florida coast 1/25/2013 Environmental groups still opposed to DEP water-use rules 1/23/2013 Mayor Buckhorn opens completed Alline Avenue pump station 1/22/2013 Senate Committee hears about Kings Bay cleanup while environmentalists protest in Tampa 1/18/2013 Attend TBEP's "Sustainable Living in an Urban Setting" Workshop 1/15/2013 U.S. Supreme Court to hear landowner's 'weird' challenge of wetlands mitigation 1/14/2013 EPA solicits public comment on proposed rules to limit nutrient pollution 1/14/2013 Red Tide stubbornly persisting along southwest Florida 1/11/2013 Preserve taking water lessons to schools with mobile lab 1/11/2013 Read the winter issue of Bay Soundings 1/9/2013 Report on state business climate cites need for energy and environmental planning 1/3/2013 Mining Waste Byproduct Capable of Helping Clean Water 1/2/2013 Recent News on Bay Scallop Restoration 1/2/2013 Canoe rentals now available at Alderman's Ford Regional Park 1/2/2013 US Forest Service report links urbanization to declining ecosystem services 12/21/2012 Given the option, all 19 counties vote not to inspect septic tanks 12/21/2012 EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli 12/20/2012 FDEP to reopen Tampa Bay Aquatic Preserves Office 12/18/2012 Hillsborough County announces winners of the ELAPP Calendar Photo Contest 12/18/2012 Limited Number of Commercial High-Efficiency Pre-Rinse Spray Valves Available 12/13/2012 EPA releases National Water Program 2012: Strategy Response to Climate Change 12/12/2012 Florida Cabinet approves 2012-2013 conservation land purchase work plan 12/12/2012 Report: water pollution costs Florida up to $10.5-billion annually 12/6/2012 EPA Approves Florida’s Rules to Protect Waterways from Nutrient Pollution 12/5/2012 Tampa Bay Approach Meeting Regulatory Requirements for Nutrients 12/5/2012 From the Tailpipe to Tampa Bay: Air Pollution Research Reveals Impact of Cars 12/5/2012 Golden Mangrove Award Goes To Tampa Community Group For Park Restoration 12/5/2012 Free Webinar "How’s My Waterway? and Other Water Quality Apps" Nov. 28 11/29/2012 Meeting on Edward Medard Reservoir fishery planned 11/29/2012 EPA recommends new recreational water quality criteria 11/27/2012 Tampa's Sulphur Springs too far gone, experts say 11/26/2012 Florida's vanishing springs 11/26/2012 USGS study: Streams degraded at earliest stages of urban development 11/15/2012 Gulf Coast NEPs to host joint meetings Nov. 9th, Nov. 16th in Manatee County 11/5/2012 GAO says federal government needs to better manage energy/water tradeoffs 11/5/2012 DEP lays off 15 in Tallahassee as part of ongoing evaluation of positions 11/5/2012 Local champion of frogs is "everyday hero" 11/5/2012 Now’s The Time To Check Clocks On Sprinkler Systems 11/5/2012 Tampa Bay Water ordered to pay engineering firm $20M over reservoir suit 11/5/2012 New web application from EPA lets users check health of waterways 10/29/2012 2013 Stormwater Environmental Programs calendar available 10/29/2012 Consumer alert about companies offering free water testing 10/29/2012 2012 was a good year for loggerhead turtles 10/19/2012 2011 aerial imagery added to Water Atlas 10/18/2012 Free Webcast on National Water Quality Portal, Oct 23 10/15/2012 Read the latest issue of the Camp Bayou Buzzzzz! 10/15/2012 Hillsborough County Announces Preliminary Flood Map Update For Eastern Delaney Creek Area 10/15/2012 Read the Fall 2012 issue of Florida LAKEWATCH newsletter online 10/10/2012 "Smart Pot" Finalists Named 10/10/2012 Tampa Bay Water Mini-Grant deadline is October 31st 10/4/2012 New Coastal Watersheds Wiki 10/2/2012 SWFWMD to undergo "restructuring" 10/1/2012 Drought's silver lining: Gulf "dead zone" is smaller 10/1/2012 Flooding fixes underway in "Duck Pond" watershed 9/28/2012 Gravity probe shows groundwater reserves slipping away 9/27/2012 Florida's Water & Land Legacy kicks off Tampa Bay area campaign in Tampa, St Pete 9/26/2012 SWFWMD invites public input on water resource priority list 9/21/2012 20 former WMD board members urge governor to restore funding 9/19/2012 Florida DEP's Tampa office faces reorganization, staff cuts 9/18/2012 Veterans will soon find it easier to get commercial fishing licenses 9/17/2012 Despite revenue caps being lifted, WMDs hold line against tax increases 9/14/2012 Used Cooking Oil Recycling Topic of Public Meetings 9/14/2012 Gulf Fisheries Symposium will bring together diverse stakeholders 9/13/2012 Event Series Celebrates Hillsborough River's Human Connections 9/13/2012 Open house to gather ideas for new Bypass Canal recreational trail 9/12/2012 US Accuses BP of ‘Gross Negligence’ in Deadly 2010 Oil Spill 9/10/2012 TECO and Florida Aquarium Join Forces for New Manatee/Technology Park 9/10/2012 Flooding Still Impacting Some Hillsborough County Parks 9/5/2012 Seafood Lovers (and Haters) Wanted 8/30/2012 DEP Taking Steps to Prevent Piney Point Overflow from Isaac's Deluge 8/24/2012 Piney Point sale hits hurdle 8/17/2012 Temporary Ban on Swimming at Picnic Island and Cypress Point Beaches 8/17/2012 USGS: North American Fish Extinctions May Double by 2050 8/13/2012 Sinkhole Pumping Plan Raises Concerns in Temple Terrace 8/10/2012 SWFWMD Lifts Phase II One-Day-Per-Week Water Restrictions 8/1/2012 Mercury pollution must drop by 86%, DEP says 7/27/2012 Enter the Hillsborough ELAPP Calendar Photo Contest! 7/25/2012 Aquifer Recharge Conference to convene in Orlando on Sept. 10-11 7/25/2012 Columbus Drive Bridge Has Re-Opened 7/25/2012 Read the latest issue of the "Marine Scene" 7/24/2012 Wetland development still under consideration 7/20/2012 Despite Rainfall, Region Remains in Phase 3 Water Shortage 7/16/2012 Study: Winds Kept BP Oil Away from South Florida 7/10/2012 Historic Sinking of the USCGC Mohawk Creates Veterans Memorial Reef 7/5/2012 Lawsuit could come from Florida Water Standards 7/5/2012 See the King Tide Photo Contest Entries 7/5/2012 SWFWMD Issues Emergency Water Conservation Rules 7/5/2012 Check Out the Redesigned Sarasota Water Atlas Home Page! 7/2/2012 Deadline July 2nd for "Leave No Trace" workshop registration 6/29/2012 Summer Teacher Workshop to Explore Tampa Bay History, Habitats 6/29/2012 Tampa Bay Water Board of Directors Approves Reservoir Appeal 6/29/2012 USEPA proposing end to funding for beach water testing 6/28/2012 Damage from TS Debby Forces Hillsborough County Park Closures 6/28/2012 June 2012 Florida LAKEWATCH Newsletter Available 6/28/2012 Supreme Court Refuses to Hear FL-GA-AL Water War Appeal 6/27/2012 FWC, Defenders of Wildlife Collaborate on Climate Change Planning 6/26/2012 As springs, rivers decline, 40-year-old law to protect them mostly goes unheeded 6/26/2012 2013 Calendar Photo Contest 6/20/2012 Adopt-A-Pond Notebook revised! 6/19/2012 Check out the new Seagrass Viewer for Bays! 6/18/2012 New Interactive Viewer Maps Land Use Changes in Watersheds 6/18/2012 Think You See a Mink? Tell FWC! 6/14/2012 Rain May Not Always Be a Welcome Thing to Waterbirds 6/13/2012 New iPhone Fishing Regulations App Includes Florida 6/13/2012 Draft USGS Water Strategy Collides With Tough Budget Situation 6/12/2012 More water concerns aired at water policy meeting 6/12/2012 Don't feed the river: Hillsborough should reap benefits of fertilizer ban 6/10/2012 Water lines laid nearly a half-century ago to be upgraded 6/8/2012 Wetlands expert cleared by investigation, returns to DEP 6/8/2012 Registration Open for "Tampa Bay: Living Legacy" Educators' Workshop 6/8/2012 Lake Hooker MFL Rulemaking Public Workshop June 14th 6/7/2012 Tampa, Brooksville Each Get $400K from EPA for Brownfields Cleanup 6/6/2012 FDEP Establishes Public Web Forum on Environmental Resource Permitting 6/4/2012 Judge extends deadline for federal agency to issue new pollution limits 6/1/2012 WUSF Radio's "A Tale of Two Rivers" Explores Hillsborough's Dual Character 6/1/2012 Florida Conservation Coalition Announces Event June 23rd 5/29/2012 Wetlands Expert Suspended by DEP After She Refuses to Approve Permit 5/29/2012 Trimmed Budgets: A Forecast of Poorer Weather Predictions 5/29/2012 Read the Latest Issue of "The Marine Scene" 5/29/2012 NASA/USGS Contest Chronicles Changes in Local Landscapes 5/29/2012 Environmentalists Battle DEP, Industries on Two Fronts 5/25/2012 Be Floridian This Summer 5/24/2012 Fort Lauderdale Company Makes Water Out of Air 5/23/2012 Register Now for H-2-Ohhhh! Water Festival at Camp Bayou 5/22/2012 Critical Wildlife Corridor Protected 5/22/2012 Bioassessment Workshop in Gainesville on June 18th 5/21/2012 Tampa Bay Nitrogen Management Consortium Releases 2011 Report 5/9/2012 Sinkhole Worries Nix Reservoir Expansion Plan 5/4/2012 Fixes Bring McKay Bay to Life 5/4/2012 Impact-Based Stormwater Fee Structure Encourages Low-Impact Solutions, Funds Infrastructure 5/2/2012 Bayshore Will Get 'Reclaimed' Water 5/2/2012 UF Journalism Students Explore the "State of Water" 5/1/2012 New “Spatial Library” Puts Documents (and More) on the Map! 4/30/2012 Check out the latest issue of the HRWA Newsletter! 4/30/2012 Alliance for Water Efficiency Gives Florida a C+ Grade 4/30/2012 USGS Makes Historical Maps Available Online 4/23/2012 Tampa Bay Water Seeks New Trial in Reservoir Case 4/20/2012 Deadline to Enter Community Water-Wise Awards is June 30th 4/19/2012 Tampa Water Dept Provides Rebates for Conversion of Conventional Irrigation Zone to Micro-Irrigation 4/19/2012 Hillsborough County Commission Honors TBEP 4/19/2012 Mote Marine Lab Publishes Study on Manatee Hearing 4/18/2012 Need to schedule a work day 4/17/2012 Hillsborough EPC Obtains Permitting Delegation 4/17/2012 Vendors And Sponsors Needed for 2012 Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo 4/17/2012 Concern About Florida Water Pollution Not a New Phenomenon 4/16/2012 Ratepayers Will Foot Bill for Reservoir Repair 4/10/2012 FEMA says Florida Risks Losing Flood Insurance Because of Legislation 4/10/2012 April Is Water Conservation Month 4/6/2012 EPA Now Accepting Comments on National Water/Climate Change Strategy 4/5/2012 Study Reveals New Information about Tarpon Movement 4/5/2012 SWIM Program Adds Projects on Hillsborough River 3/29/2012 Hillsborough Public Meeting on Proposed Management Plan for the Lower Green Swamp Preserve 3/20/2012 Beachgoers Can help Biologists Monitor Spawning Horseshoe Crabs 3/20/2012 Buckhorn Announces Expansion of Reclaimed Water Program 3/20/2012 Camp Bayou Learning Center Holds Spring Open House Mar. 24 3/19/2012 Fire Officials Urge Wildfire Vigilance; Lack of Rain Increases State’s Wildfire Risk 3/16/2012 EPA Unveils New Website on Nutrient Pollution 3/14/2012 Be Floridian This Spring! 3/13/2012 Judge Delays Implementation of NNC Rules for Lakes Until July 6th 3/8/2012 NRC Study Says EPA Underestimated Water Rules Cost in Florida 3/7/2012 Free Watershed Speaking Presentation for Organizations and Groups by The Hillsborough River Watershe 3/6/2012 2012 Progress Report Chronicles State of the Bay 3/5/2012 Hillsborough County Upgrades Carrollwood Sewer Plant 3/2/2012 Read the Latest Issue of Bay Soundings! 3/2/2012 Sewage Spills on the Rise in Southwest Florida 2/29/2012 Stay Out of the Water at Picnic Island, Health Officials Warn 2/29/2012 Federal Court Issues Mixed Ruling On Criteria for Florida Nutrient Standards 2/24/2012 USF Collaborates with Mexican Scientists to Combat Red Tide 2/14/2012 Register Now for "Maintaining Your Florida Yard" Workshop 2/7/2012 Help Restore Schultz Nature Preserve 2/6/2012 Satellite Tracking Reveals Sea Turtle Feeding Hotspots 2/6/2012 Bill Condemned by Environmentalists as Public-land Giveaway is Likely Dead, Sponsor Says 2/3/2012 Red Tide Update (Jan. 27): Florida's Southwest Coast 1/30/2012 Canoe And Kayak Rentals Now Available At Edward Medard Park 1/26/2012 Florida Environmental Law & Policy Webinar Lectures 1/26/2012 Water Atlas Portal Site Redesigned! 1/26/2012 House takes step toward resolving water pollution feud 1/25/2012 House Panel Agrees on Bill to Extend Water Permits Despite Environmental Concerns 1/23/2012 DOI Announces New Everglades Headwaters NWR & Conservation Area 1/18/2012 Green Up the Gasparilla Day Parade!! 1/11/2012 Channel District Gets New Park in Tampa 1/11/2012 Buckhorn backs bill letting utility own drinking, reclaimed water 1/11/2012 Eight Free Kayak Tours of Segments of Sarasota Bay 1/5/2012 Annual Manatee Death Count Shows Cold Weather an Unusually Big Factor Again 1/5/2012 Environmental Coalition Calls for End to Subsidies for High-Risk Coastal Development 1/5/2012 Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition: 1,000 Miles in 100 Days 1/4/2012 Five Bills Introduced to Repeal Septic Tank Inspection Requirement 12/14/2011 HDR Readies For Battle in Tampa Bay Water Dispute 12/14/2011 2012 Adopt-A-Pond Calendars are here! 12/8/2011 Fishing to Open at Edward Medard Reservoir on Dec. 31 11/29/2011 South Tampa Couple to Receive the 2011 Water Wise Award 11/22/2011 Lake Carroll Minimum & Guidance Levels Workshop Nov. 16th 11/10/2011 Water Atlas Program Seeking New Faculty Member 11/10/2011 2010 Census Data Now Available on the Atlas 11/7/2011 New Social Media Connectivity! 11/3/2011 New video about the Frog Listening Network 11/3/2011 Understanding Numeric Nutrient Criteria 11/3/2011 Southwest Florida Water Management District Extends Water Restrictions 11/1/2011 DEP Research Reserves Awarded $1.4 Million in Grants for Water Studies 11/1/2011 FWS Extends Comment Period for Everglades Headwaters NWR 11/1/2011 Public Meeting For Proposed Fish Management Area For Edward Medard Park To Be Held Nov. 15 11/1/2011 Southwest Florida Water Management District to Shed up to 150 Employees 10/28/2011 Tampa Water Department Offers $5,000 in Classroom Grants to Hillsborough County Teachers 10/24/2011 New Video! Lake Water Quality Monitoring Methods 10/24/2011 Study will look at water quality issues for Old Tampa Bay 10/20/2011 EPA Stormwater Outreach Webinar Oct. 27th 10/18/2011 Tampa Bay Water Rejects $30M Settlement with HDR Engineering 10/17/2011 Gulf Coast Task Force Releases Ecosystem Restoration Strategy 10/13/2011 Tampa Bay Water Offers $20K in Community Mini-Grants 10/13/2011 Report Calls for Modernizing Water Quality Monitoring, Modeling Systems 10/13/2011 Record Year for Green Sea Turtle Nests on Florida Beaches 10/12/2011 Public Comment Sought on EPA BEACH Program 9/30/2011 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Find 374 Aquatic-dependent Species May Warrant Endangered Species Act 9/30/2011 Sierra Sues UF Institute Over Lawn-fertilizer Study 9/30/2011 Funding Available for Marine Debris Removal 9/30/2011 Blue is the New Green: Water Plays a Role in Green Construction 9/27/2011 2011 Pond Judging 9/20/2011 Tampa Utility Customers Can Help Shape the Look of Their Future Bills 9/20/2011 SWFWMD Invites Public Input on Ranking Water Bodies 9/20/2011 Report: Coastal Habitat Restoration Generates American Jobs 9/16/2011 Public Can Comment on Plant City Fish Management Plan 9/16/2011 EPA Approves New Waterway Classification for Florida Despite Environmental Opposition 9/14/2011 2011 Great Bay Scallop Search Results 9/14/2011 USF Awarded $11 Million for Gulf Spill Research 9/14/2011 Lake Frances Nature Preserve Meeting Sept. 27th 9/13/2011 Tampa Seeks Proposals for Water Works Building 9/13/2011 Tampa Mayor Names New Wastewater Chief 9/9/2011 Stinky Well Water Tests Healthy, Hurts Try for Public Water Lines 9/9/2011 SWFWMD to Hold Workshop on Lake Wimauma Water Levels & Flows 9/9/2011 USGS Unveils New Online Nutrient Decision Support Tool 9/9/2011 For Florida, Water Quality an Increasing Challenge 9/8/2011 FDEP Announces TMDL Tracker Web App is Available for Public Access 9/8/2011 Dept. of Interior Unveils Plan for Everglades Headwaters Conservation Area 9/7/2011 Update on the Status of Florida Numeric Nutrient Rules 9/2/2011 SWFWMD Selects Blake Guillory as New Executive Director 8/30/2011 USGS: 20% of Nation's Wells Have Trace Elements 8/30/2011 Noxious Algae Bloom Returns to Tampa Bay 8/29/2011 Rain Sensors Watch the Weather for You 8/29/2011 USGS Samples Irene's Surge for Nutrients, Sediment, E. coli, and Pesticides 8/29/2011 Camp Bayou Photo Contest Deadline Nov. 5th 8/24/2011 DEP Secretary Appoints New Water Policy, Ecosystem Restoration Chiefs 8/18/2011 Caribbean Coral Catch Disease From Sewage 8/18/2011 Why Cleaned Wastewater Stays Dirty In Our Minds 8/18/2011 USDA Purchases $100 Million in Everglades Development Rights 8/15/2011 FREE Project WET Teachers' Workshop Sept 2nd 8/12/2011 SWFWMD to Answer Public's Questions on Freeze Management Plan 8/12/2011 Florida Congressman Seeks Limits on Clean Water Regs 8/12/2011 New Data Summary Feature Provides Quick Access to WQ & Hydrology Data 8/12/2011 Webinars Focus on Green Energy Initiatives 8/9/2011 Stormwater Management Workshop Sept. 9th in Orlando 8/9/2011 Appeals Court Turns Down Attempt to Block New Water Pollution Rules 8/8/2011 Adopt-A-Pond Notebook Survey 8/3/2011 House Passes Bill That Could Undo Gains in Water Quality 7/18/2011 FWC Wildlife Chief to Lead Landscape Conservation Cooperative 7/18/2011 EPA Rolls Out New & Improved Nutrient Pollution Website 7/18/2011 Survey Explores Health of Fish in Gulf of Mexico 7/11/2011 FDEP Alternative Numeric Nutrient Criteria Workshop July 22nd 6/30/2011 Nonpoint Source Outreach Toolbox Upgrade Released 6/28/2011 Tampa Bay Water Receives Award for Environmental Rehabilitation 6/24/2011 FWC to Host Spotted Seatrout Workshop June 29 6/24/2011 Tampa Bay Water Selects Contractor for Reservoir Repair 6/24/2011 Scalloping Webinars: Regulations & Recipes! 6/23/2011 Tampa City Council Approves Summertime Fertilizer Ban 6/23/2011 Lake Park Water Plant Recognized For Innovations 6/23/2011 Work Day 6/20/2011 FWC asks anglers to help with red snapper research 6/20/2011 EPA Responds to Numeric Nutrient Petition by FDEP 6/20/2011 Ag Commissioner Sees Hope for Water Truce with EPA 6/10/2011 High levels of toxic cadmium dumped into Tampa Bay 6/9/2011 Gulf Monitoring System Sought 5/31/2011 Salt Marsh Planting Volunteer Days June 17-18 5/27/2011 Tampa to Consider Ban on Nitrogen Fertilizer 5/26/2011 On orders from Gov. Scott, SWFWMD Basin Boards Eliminated 5/26/2011 USF Researchers Examining What Fuels Deadly Rip Currents 5/17/2011 Funding Approved to Reduce Plant City Groundwater Withdrawals 5/6/2011 FWC Seeks Continued Angler Participation for Tarpon Study 5/5/2011 Proposal Eases Limits on Pollution in Florida Waterways 5/4/2011 Governor Reappoints SWFWMD Board Members 4/29/2011 Obama Administration Affirms Comprehensive Commitment to Clean Water 4/27/2011 Proposals Sought for BP-Funded Gulf of Mexico Research 4/26/2011 Spring 2011 Issue of the Adopt-A-Pond Newsletter Now Online 4/25/2011 Florida DEP Asks Feds to Back Off on Numeric Nutrient Criteria 4/25/2011 Winter 2011 Issue of "On Our Pond" Newsletter Available 4/25/2011 Satellite Tracking of Sea Turtles Reveals Potential Threat Posed by Manmade Chemicals 4/22/2011 Water Conservation Funding Available to Dover/Plant City Farmers 4/20/2011 Tampa Water Department Providing Free Irrigation Efficiency Evaluations And Rain Sensor Installation 4/20/2011 "One Year After the Gulf Oil Spill" Webcast on April 19th 4/15/2011 "Ocean Resources" Lecture Series April 14-15 4/13/2011 EPA Seeks Comments on Watershed Management Document 4/12/2011 2010 Assessments Are Now Available for LMP Lakes 4/12/2011 Florida Lake Management Society Annual Conference June 13-16 4/12/2011 EPA Agrees to Study New Water Standards in Florida 4/11/2011 Researchers Target Killer Amoeba Naegleria fowleri 4/8/2011 USF Researcher Aims to Change How We Look at Invasive Species 4/8/2011 USF Study Concludes that Common Fungicide is Deadly to Frogs 4/8/2011 Tampa Water Dept Reminds You to Use Rain Sensors 4/7/2011 New Permit-tagging Study Needs Anglers' Help 4/4/2011 FWC Biologists Discover New Species in Hillsborough County Fisherman's Catch 4/1/2011 Local Leaders Launch "KeepItLocalFlorida.org" Initiative 4/1/2011 Murky Waters: Pollution and snails figure into death of Florida springs 4/1/2011 2009 Aerial Imagery Now Available on the Atlas! 4/1/2011 Volunteers Needed: Cockroach Bay, Alafia Scrub Volunteer Cleanup Day Apr. 16 3/31/2011 EPA Accepting Nominations for the 2011 Gulf Guardian Awards 3/28/2011 EPA Urges Municipal Utilities to Test for Chemical in Tap Water 3/28/2011 Red Tide Study Shows Toxins, Potential Benefits 3/25/2011 Collins Center Releases Proposal for New "Water Ethic" 3/25/2011 Untreated sewage from broken pipes will flow into Tampa reservoir 3/25/2011 Mapping, Wetlands Workshop for Teachers Apr. 2nd 3/25/2011 Great American Cleanup is April 16 3/25/2011 Cockroach Bay Seagrass Scar Report Online 3/22/2011 Florida Springs, Rivers Featured in Festival 3/21/2011 Webinar Focuses on Role of Microbes in Gulf Oil Spill 3/18/2011 Tampa's Water Task Force Releases Report 3/17/2011 Lake, Pond and Stream Night March 25th 3/14/2011 Senators Say Septic Tank Inspections Still Needed 3/14/2011 FWC Offers Shorebird Monitoring Workshops 3/14/2011 Landfill Sinkhole Community Open House Scheduled for Mar. 15th 3/14/2011 Oil Spill a Hot Topic at Ocean Pollution Conference April 13-14 in Sarasota 3/11/2011 Sen. Marco Rubio wants to use budget resolution to stop EPA 3/7/2011 Hillsborough County to Benefit From Four Community Education Grants 3/4/2011 Palm River residents clamor for clean water 3/4/2011 U.S. House Budget Vote Threatens Florida Clean-water Rule 2/25/2011 Fla. House Committee Passes Three Controversial Bills Affecting Water Quality 2/25/2011 USF, Dutch Experts Examine Urban Water Issues 2/24/2011 New video posted on YouTube 2/21/2011 Win a Trash-Catcher for Your Pond or Lake! 2/21/2011 Tampa Bay Water Settles with Contractor in Reservoir Lawsuit 2/21/2011 Sustainable Water Management Lecture Focuses on Peace Creek Watershed 2/16/2011 SWFWMD Launches "Florida Friendly" Fertilizer Campaign to Combat Nutrient Pollution 2/16/2011 Southeast County Landfill Sinkhole Update 2/14/2011 SWFWMD Partners with USF to Encourage Students to Save Water 2/8/2011 House Water Panel Hears Differing Views on Environmental Protection 1/31/2011 House Panel May Reconsider "Local Sources First" Policy, WMDs 1/14/2011 Florida groups file suit against EPA 1/14/2011 Statewide Planning and Conservation Groups Call for Refinements to Florida's Land Planning Process 1/14/2011 EPA Climate Ready Estuaries Releases 2010 Report 1/13/2011 Eastern Hillsborough County well users should prepare for freeze 1/13/2011 Watershed Academy Webcast on Nitrogen, Phosphorus, HABs 1/11/2011 Southeast County Landfill Sinkhole Event Update--Jan 7, 2011 1/10/2011 Cypress Creek Nature Preserve Partial Closure 1/10/2011 Florida Arbor Day Celebration Jan. 21 at Bobby Hicks Park 1/10/2011 EPA Schedules Public Meeting on Ruskin Superfund Site 1/10/2011 Solar Power Plant Coming to USF 1/10/2011 Septic Tank Delay Bill Goes to Gov. Rick Scott 1/7/2011 USGS Undertakes Additional Studies of Reef Damage in Gulf of Mexico to Assess Cause 1/4/2011 USGS Announces Map Users Conference/Geospatial Info Science Workshop 1/3/2011 EPA Completes Research on Revised Recreational Water Quality Criteria 12/21/2010 FWC and partners rescue cold-stunned sea turtles 12/20/2010 Sinkhole at County Landfill Necessitates Quick Action by Public Utilities 12/20/2010 SWFWMD Awards 54 Hillsborough County Teachers Education Grants 12/20/2010 Deadline Feb. 14th for EPA Five Star Restoration/Education Grants 12/13/2010 Dec. 2010 edition of TBEP's "Bay PostScript" Newsletter Available 12/13/2010 Cold weather in early 2010 took toll on manatees 12/13/2010 Florida Sues EPA to Block Water Pollution Rules 12/9/2010 Florida House Creates Select Committee on Water Policy 12/9/2010 Bottled Water Tax Back on Florida Senate Menu 12/9/2010 Florida Water Disputes Won't Be Focus of New Panel, Chairman Says 12/9/2010 Coal Tar Sealant Largest Source of PAHs in Lakes 12/3/2010 EPA Offers Webcast on Low-Impact Development Dec. 9th 1-3 pm 12/3/2010 Cleaner Water, Dirtier Dishes? 11/29/2010 2011 Adopt-A-Pond Calendars are here! 11/23/2010 Register Now for Dec. 2nd EPA Climate Change Webcast 11/23/2010 EPA Website, Webinars Provide Guidance on Florida Numeric Nutrient Standards 11/23/2010 Geography Week Keys on Water 11/19/2010 SWFWMD Declares Phase I Water Shortage Beginning Dec. 1st 11/19/2010 US EPA Finalizes Numeric Nutrient Criteria for Florida 11/17/2010 Symposium Looks to Alert Policy Makers to Impacts from Gulf Oil Disaster 11/10/2010 GIS Day at USF on November 17th 11/9/2010 Rain Garden Manual Hot Off The Press 11/8/2010 Canoe/Kayak Rentals Available at Three More County Parks 11/8/2010 2011 Stormwater Ed Calendars Now Available 11/4/2010 USGS: Most River Flows Altered, Degraded by Land & Water Management 11/3/2010 Upper Tampa Trail Construction Project Completed 11/2/2010 Hillsborough County Announces Recycled Yard Art Winners 11/2/2010 Give A Day for the Bay on Nov. 13th at Robinson Preserve 10/21/2010 EPA Plays Catchup on Costly Florida Water Pollution 10/20/2010 Reservoir Repairs May Include Expansion 10/18/2010 Plant City Extends Water Lines Around Old Coronet Factory 10/15/2010 US Army Corps of Engineers Convenes Workshop on Phosphate's Future 10/13/2010 Florida DEP Launches New Online Business Portal 10/13/2010 1948 Aerial Imagery Now Available! 10/13/2010 New FDEP Ecotourism Website Kicks Off Greenways & Trails Month 10/6/2010 Register Now for Oct. 13 Healthy Watersheds Initiative Webcast 10/6/2010 Historic 1850 Land Surveys Now Available! 10/4/2010 Florida sea turtles have productive 2010 nesting season 10/1/2010 Volunteers Still Needed to "Give A Day For The Bay" 9/30/2010 EPA Launches New Lake Shoreland Protection Web Clearinghouse 9/29/2010 EPA Announces Short Extension for Florida Nutrients Inland Water Rule 9/29/2010 Water is Focus of USF's Global Sustainability Master's Program 9/27/2010 Hillsborough County Announces 2010 Community Water-Wise Award Winners 9/27/2010 2010 Sustainable Florida Conference Oct. 13-14 9/27/2010 EPA Releases Update on Water/Climate Change Strategy 9/24/2010 Grants Available to Hillsborough County Homeowners Who Had Sinkholes 9/23/2010 Backlash Brewing Against Florida Septic Tanks Requirement 9/23/2010 Sept.-Oct. WaterMatters Magazine Now Available Online 9/23/2010 Port Manatee Wins Marine Highway Grant 9/22/2010 Mayor Iorio to Keynote 2nd Annual Green Business Summit Oct. 13th 9/21/2010 SWFWMD Invites Public Input on Ranking Water Bodies 9/21/2010 National Ag Groups Ask EPA to Reconsider Water Strategy 9/21/2010 Deadline Oct. 29th for Tampa Bay Water Mini-Grants 9/17/2010 Sept. 2010 Florida LAKEWATCH Newsletter Available on the Water Atlas 9/16/2010 EPA Watershed Academy Webcast Features "A Watershed Dialogue" 9/9/2010 Volunteers Needed To Stem Problems of Marine Debris 9/9/2010 SWFWMD Sets Public Meeting to Present Frost/Freeze Management Plan 9/7/2010 SWFWMD to Fund Larger Share of Dover/Plant City Ag Irrigation Projects 9/7/2010 Tampa Bay Living Green Expo in Dunedin Oct. 16-17 9/3/2010 New FLMNH Exhibit Focuses on Beauty of (and Threats to) Florida's Springs 9/3/2010 Enter the 2010 Best Maintained Pond Competition! 8/31/2010 Florida DEP Moving Forward on Waterways Nutrient Limits 8/26/2010 EPA Releases Draft Strategy for Clean Water 8/20/2010 Opponents Tout Survey Opposition to Federal Water Quality Standards 8/19/2010 Tampa Bay Water Receives Five Statements of Qualifications for Reservoir Renovation Project 8/16/2010 Operation Medicine Cabinet Promotes Safety, Environment 8/12/2010 EPA Orders Plant City Firm to Spend $12M to Clean Up Its Site 8/10/2010 Toilet Rebate Applications Temporarily Outpace Available Funding 8/6/2010 USF Geologists Find Beaches Teeming With Tiny Tar Balls 8/6/2010 SWFWMD Considering Water Use Caution Area in Eastern Hillsborough 8/2/2010 Submit Your 2011 Calendar Pix Now 8/2/2010 EPA to Hold "Listening Sessions" on Water Quality Standards 7/30/2010 Broadcast Debut of "One Water" Documentary Will Be August 2nd 7/30/2010 Ruskin Commongood Boat Ramp to Close Aug. 2nd for Six Weeks 7/26/2010 USF Researchers Confirm Subsurface Oil Clouds Are From BP Well 7/26/2010 Filmmaker, Springs Advocate Wes Skiles Perishes in Diving Accident 7/23/2010 Hillsborough County Watering Days Changed 7/23/2010 EPA Seeks Small Business Input on Proposed Stormwater Rule 7/21/2010 Deadline Approaches for Alternative Frost-Freeze Protection Program Funding 7/19/2010 State Recognizes July as Florida Rivers Month 7/19/2010 Free Water Safety Festival at City Pools 7/12/2010 Oil Spill Forum at St Pete College Seminole Campus July 14th 7/9/2010 Healthcare Engineers Restore Popular Tampa Park 7/8/2010 Tampa Bay Estuary Program's July 2010 E-Newsletter Now Online 7/1/2010 Tampa Moves To New Year-Round Water Use Restrictions 6/30/2010 SWFWMD Lifts One-day-per-week Water Restrictions 6/29/2010 SWFWMD to Limit Farmers' Water Use 6/25/2010 Tampa Bay Water Approves 2011 Budget 6/25/2010 EPA Recognizes Hillsborough County for Superfund Site Reuse 6/25/2010 Boat Ramp Expansion Planned at E.G. Simmons Park 6/21/2010 Annual County Water Quality Report On Its Way To Customers 6/18/2010 FDEP Releases Draft 2010 Water Quality Report 6/17/2010 UNESCO-IHE Hydroinformatics Program Kicks Off at USF in Tampa 6/8/2010 Q & A on Lessons Learned from the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Disaster 6/7/2010 EPA to Submit Coastal Nutrients Criteria to Science Advisory Board for Review 6/7/2010 Freeze Damaged Homes/Businesses Eligible for SBA Loans 6/4/2010 You Can Fish Without a Saltwater License This Weekend 6/2/2010 New Update of BASINS Software Now Available from EPA 6/2/2010 Imagining A World Without Water Pays Off For One Local High School Student 6/1/2010 Tampa's 2009 Water Quality Report Is Now Available 5/28/2010 Abstracts Invited for Impaired Waters Symposium 5/26/2010 "Bay-Friendly Landscaping" Featured on WTSP-TV Channel 8 5/26/2010 2010 Community Water-Wise Awards Deadline Is June 30th 5/26/2010 City Seeks Public Input on Julian B. Lane Riverfront Master Plan 5/24/2010 EPA Office of Water Launches Updated Website 5/17/2010 2008 Land-Use/Land-Cover data now available on the Atlas. 5/17/2010 Hillsborough County Trash Tracker Program 5/6/2010 Public Input Sought on Climate Change Recommendations 5/5/2010 Survey: Tell Us About Your Lake 5/4/2010 "Weekend In My Watershed" At Crystal River/Kings Bay Jun. 12-13 5/4/2010 DuckPond E (10-02) Volunteers Needed! 4/30/2010 Duck Pond East (10-02) Inaugural Meeting 4/30/2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Headed Toward Coastal LA, AL, MS & FL Panhandle 4/29/2010 Signs Point to Seagrass Protection 4/23/2010 SWFWMD Says Freeze Water Cap Could be in the Future for Farmers 4/22/2010 County Kicks Off Unique Coastal Storm Surge Awareness Effort 4/22/2010 Florida DEP Jumps on Social Media Bandwagon 4/21/2010 Environmentalists win victory on fertilizer bans 4/20/2010 Spring Edition of Bay Soundings Quarterly News Journal Now Online 4/20/2010 IT's Spring again! 4/17/2010 EPA Delays Florida Coastal Water Protection, Proceeds on Inland Water Rule 4/16/2010 Sinkhole Repair Not Cheap for Plant City 4/16/2010 Spring Issue of "The Volunteer Monitor" Online 4/14/2010 April is Water Conservation Month 4/6/2010 Listen to the Hillsborough River's Frogs on Enhanced FLN Site 4/2/2010 Biologists Ask Public To Report Spawning Horseshoe Crabs 4/1/2010 Tampa Mayor Announces Management Reorganization 3/31/2010 EPA Holds Additional Public Hearings on Proposed Water Quality Standards 3/30/2010 Hillsborough County to benefit from eight Community Education Grants 3/25/2010 EPA Launches Web Forum on How to Best Protect America`s Waters 3/23/2010 Presentations Available from Gulf of Mexico Sea Level Rise Conference 3/23/2010 Check your irrigation system when you 'spring forward' 3/12/2010 Tampa Water Dept. Offers Free Water Efficiency Workshop -- March 20 3/11/2010 EPA Extends Comment Period for Florida Water Quality Standards 3/5/2010 EPA Study Reveals Widespread Contamination of Fish in U.S. 3/5/2010 Public Hearing on Tampa Bay Water Use 3/3 3/2/2010 Interactive Forum on Land Use and Water Supply March 11th 3/1/2010 SWFWMD Post-Freeze Presentation Available on Water Atlas 2/26/2010 YSI Foundation Offers $25K Water Quality Improvement Grant 2/26/2010 SWFWMD Board Extends Water Restrictions through June 30th 2/23/2010 Interview with ecologist Tom Crisman on Water Reuse/Recovery 2/22/2010 "The Volunteer Monitor" Celebrates Community Service & Innovation 2/18/2010 Tampa`s New Irrigation Schedule Starts March 14 2/18/2010 Tampa Bay Water stands to get $31 million for reaching milestones at desal plant 2/17/2010 Florida Springs Rally Planned for Feb. 16th in Tallahassee 2/17/2010 "Florida Matters" Radio Program Addresses Water Quality Regulation 2/15/2010 Eastern Hillsborough County homeowners with wells should prepare for freezing temperatures Thurs. 2/12/2010 Tampa council members to revisit "toilet to tap" idea 2/12/2010 First public workshop on freeze set for Feb. 17 2/11/2010 Media invited to ceremony certifying water-conserving home 2/9/2010 Stream Assessment Report for Hillsborough River Available 2/8/2010 USF Hosts Climate Change Conference 2/5/2010 Dead fish could fertilize algal blooms in Tampa Bay 2/5/2010 Florida Congressmen Request Delay of EPA Water Rule Implementation 2/5/2010 Bay Soundings Winter Edition Now Online 1/27/2010 TBEP Technical Website Redesigned 1/27/2010 Dry Wells, Sinkholes Put Swiftmud on Defensive 1/21/2010 Slew of dead fish plaguing Tampa parks, business 1/21/2010 Historical Narratives Celebrate Our Water Heritage 1/14/2010 Sarasota County, New College & Sarasota Water Atlas to Debut Four New Oral History Interviews! 1/14/2010 Freeze Protection Impacts ARI: 22 Sinkholes Form in Hillsborough 1/14/2010 Orlando Water Resources Conference Focuses on GIS 1/13/2010 January 2010 Issue of FWC 4-1-1 Now Online 1/13/2010 Plants coming on November 14th 1/13/2010 Announcing the Launch of the Water Quality Contour Mapping Tool 1/5/2010 EPA Schedules Public Meetings on Florida Water Quality Standards 1/4/2010 2010 Stormwater Calendars Available 12/29/2009 2009 Adopt-A-Pond Calendars are here! 12/29/2009 Water restrictions eased from Phase III to Phase II for Tampa Bay area 12/18/2009 Water District Asks Homeowners to "Skip a Week" of Irrigation this Winter 12/17/2009 Spring 2009 Bay Soundings Now Available 12/17/2009 Commissioner Workshop to Discuss Residential Fertilizer Management Issues 11/24/2009 Keep Hillsborough County Beautiful, Inc. Part-Time Executive Assistant Position Available 11/17/2009 Rate A Component Now Available 11/3/2009 Bay Soundings Fall 2009, Covering the Tampa Bay Watershed, NOW AVAILABLE!! 10/29/2009 Time change serves as a reminder to check your irrigation timer and system 10/29/2009 2010 Stormwater Environmental Programs Calendar Photos Contest 9/29/2009 Hillsborough County Launches New Recycling Education Campaign & Contest 9/28/2009 Volunteers needed for Lake Morley Restoration 9/28/2009 Smart Growth Guide for Coastal and Waterfront Communities Released 9/28/2009 The United Nations Environment Programme Releases Climate Change Science Compendium 2009 9/28/2009 Simplified State Lands Web Site is "One Stop Shop" to Understanding Florida's State Lands Program 9/24/2009 Cross Bayou Canal & Joe's Creek Cleanup - October 3rd! 9/21/2009 Mini-Grant Applications Due October 1 9/21/2009 Estuary Academy Registration Open! 9/21/2009 2009 Partner's Meeting A Success 9/15/2009 2009 Best Maintained Pond Competition 9/14/2009 Programming Team Adds New Water Quality and Water Levels Levels Tool! 8/24/2009 Mercury found in all fish caught in U.S.-tested streams 8/24/2009 Participate in World Water Monitoring Day! 8/17/2009 The Summer 2009 issue of Bay Soundings is available! 8/6/2009 New Law Allows Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Despite HOA's 8/3/2009 Algae Blooms in Old Tampa Bay, Hillsborough Bay 8/3/2009 Pondwatch Training 7/21/2009 Hillsborough County Releases the Pet Waste Research Final Report 7/21/2009 Special Septic Tank Study 7/21/2009 New Law Allows Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Despite HOAs 7/20/2009 Shoreline fishing license requirement starts Aug. 1 7/20/2009 TBEP To Conduct Grant-Writing Workshop 7/20/2009 Lake Restoration Grants 7/9/2009 10th ANNUAL LAKES APPRECIATION MONTH POSTER CONTEST 7/6/2009 Water District Chiefs Are Getting Unwanted Power 7/6/2009 Protecting Our Water - FDEP's New Website 6/24/2009 Courtney Campbell Parkway nears its 75th birthday 6/22/2009 The University of South Florida and Mote Marine Laboratory team up on marine biology research 6/22/2009 FWC appoints Nick Wiley as executive director 6/22/2009 2nd Planting Event 2009 6/15/2009 Lakewatch needs your support 6/15/2009 Florida Center's Annual Retreat 6/8/2009 Storm Surge Experts Issue Warning on Outdated Modeling Systems 6/8/2009 WOW Planting 6/1/2009 It's Planting Time For 2009! 5/8/2009 Panel to study Cone Ranch sale 5/8/2009 Hatching a plan for tomorrow's game fish 5/8/2009 Online tools helps residents pledge to conserve water 4/7/2009 The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association Call for Presentations 4/7/2009 Cities Dimming Their Lights For Earth Hour 3/27/2009 Living Shorelines Workshop 3/26/2009 Wildlife commission staff proposes ban on wild turtle harvest 3/18/2009 Lake, Pond and Stream Night, April 3 3/18/2009 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Now Accepting Nominations for 2009 Gulf Guardians! 3/18/2009 Ahora aceptando nominaciones para el Premio 2009 de Guardianes del Golfo 3/18/2009 Man, nature both to blame for threats to Alafia River's water 3/18/2009 Lake, Pond & Stream Night 3/17/2009 2007 Land Use/Land Cover Data Now Available 3/17/2009 Hillsborough County EPC Pollution Recovery Funds Available 2/20/2009 Registration Open for Master Naturalist -Training/Coastal Module 2/19/2009 Registration Open for Master Naturalist Training/Coastal Module 2/19/2009 Winter 2009 Bay Soundings is now Available 2/13/2009 Volunteers needed for Great American Cleanup 2/13/2009 Water Management District introduces new color-coded map to identify water shortage levels 2/9/2009 New Google Earth 5.0 Takes You 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea 2/3/2009 The Florida Center is Pleased To Release a New Climate Change Component 2/3/2009 FWC RECORDS HIGH COUNTS DURING STATEWIDE MANATEE SURVEY 1/30/2009 New Hillsborough River Watershed Alliance Newsletter 1/30/2009 Tampa says: Don't water your lawn next week 1/30/2009 E-mail list shares news about our environment 1/30/2009 UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences New Summary of TMDL Progress 1/28/2009 Florida Forever May Be Saved 1/23/2009 County To Help Dredge 1/23/2009 Iorio Announces Tampa's Gold Green Local Government Designation 1/23/2009 On-Line Help for Aquatic Vegetation Management! 12/15/2008 World leaders look to tackle coasts' issues 11/17/2008 Lower Hillsborough River Stakeholder Tour a Learning Experience for All 10/30/2008 Pinellas County Environmental Fund Announces Funding Opportunity 10/19/2008 2009 AAP Calendar photo contest 10/15/2008 City of Tampa Stormwater Department's monthly maintenance plan now viewable on the Mapping Tool. 10/9/2008 2008 WaterAtlas Partner Meeting Now On-Line! 10/1/2008 Water Lettuce Chokes Lake In Brandon's Clayton Lake 10/1/2008 Once-a-week watering restrictions extended 10/1/2008 Rain not enough to quench lakes' thirst in Hillsborough County 10/1/2008 Stormwater improvements coming to Drew Park neighborhood 10/1/2008 2008 WaterAtlas Partners Meeting Video Now On-Line! 10/1/2008 Once-a-week watering restrictions extended 10/1/2008 First Annual Hillsborough River Watershed Film Festival-Call For Entries 9/25/2008 Tampa Green Team Website Goes Online 9/25/2008 Lake and Pond Work Day-Oct 4 9/23/2008 Pond Judging Deadline Extended 9/22/2008 Riverwalk Project Continues 9/19/2008 City of Tampa Waterways Improvement Program 9/18/2008 City of Tampa Urban Lakes Rescue Program 9/18/2008 TBO.com News Article/Slide Show - Upgraded Water Atlas Web Site Eases Data Flow 9/17/2008 The natural fate of 8 parks: flooded 9/15/2008 New Flood Maps Have Now Taken Effect 9/4/2008 BEST In Adopt-A-Pond Competition! 8/20/2008 Regional Reservoir May Be Drained To Fix Cracks 8/19/2008 Environmental Protection Commission 2007 State of the Environment Report Released 7/31/2008 Monitors gauge potential for Gulf Coast disasters 7/21/2008 Lead Shot and Sinkers: Heavy Implications for Wildlife 7/14/2008 Success! 6/29/2008 Planting Success 4/29/2008 Who in the world is Panfilo de Narvaez — and why should we care? 4/18/2008 Florida Matters “Digging into Fertilizer Policy” 4/18/2008 New Waterbodies Available: Mill Bayou and Hayes Bayou 4/14/2008 Dead weed cleanup 4/12/2008 Spring is Comining! 2/1/2008 2008 Adopt-A-Pond Calendars Available 1/9/2008 Winter Maintenance 12/2/2007 FWC and the University of South Florida Create Center for Prediction of Red Tides 11/13/2007 2007 Best Maintained Pond! 10/25/2007 Weed Control Spraying 9/22/2007 Pond Update 9/17/2007 Best Maintained Pond Competition 9/13/2007 Meeting 8/13/2007 Seagrasses on the Re-Bound 8/13/2007 Lakes Appreciation Month 7/24/2007 Lakes Awareness Month and Outreach Materials 7/24/2007 Lakes Awareness Month and Outreach Materials 7/24/2007 Honeymoon Is Most Popular State Park 7/19/2007 In-Flow Soil Errosion 7/17/2007 Lake Watch Activities 7/17/2007 New Incentives for Pond Groups 7/9/2007 DEP State Park Ranks Second in National Beach Survey 6/18/2007 EPA, Army Corps Issue Joint Guidance to Sustain Wetlands Protection under Supreme Court Decision 6/14/2007 Dealing with Duckweed 5/31/2007 Ecological Impacts from the Interactions of Climate Change, Land Use Change and Invasive Species 5/29/2007 Ecological Impacts from the Interactions of Climate Change, Land Use Change and Invasive Species 5/29/2007 New Adopt-A-Pond Pages Live! 5/16/2007 BIOLOGISTS ASK PUBLIC TO REPORT HORSESHOE SIGHTINGS 5/16/2007 Florida Outlines 2007 Drought Action Plan 5/16/2007 EPA's 2007 Report on the Environment: Science Report (SAB Review Draft) 5/16/2007 CRESCENT LAKE RECEIVES TAMPA BAY ESTUARIES MINI-GRANT 5/16/2007 Work day schedualed for North Pond 5/11/2007 Near Average Rainfall in April Fails to Restore Water Levels 5/9/2007 RED TIDE CONTROL AND MITIGATION GRANT PROGRAM SEEKS PROPOSALS 4/16/2007 Governor, Cabinet Celebrate April as Water Conservation Month 3/19/2007 Expanded project will identify flooding and water quality issues in northern Pinellas County 2/28/2007 Crist/Kottkamp 2007-08 Budget Affirms Commitment to Florida's Environment 2/20/2007 Central Florida Coordination Area Action Plan 1/25/2007 USGS News Release: First Annual Streamflow Summary Available 1/16/2007 Survey of Lakes of the Nation Conducted by the EPA 12/11/2006 EPA Issues Final Rule on Aquatic Pesticide Applications 11/28/2006 EPA Issues Final Rule on Aquatic Pesticide Applications 11/28/2006 EPA's Compliance and Enforcement Annual Results - FY2006 11/20/2006 Living Legacy: Tampa Bay - A One-Hour Documentary 11/9/2006 2005 Red Tide Impacts on Fish Spawning in Tampa Bay 10/31/2006 Florida Red Tide Grant Award 10/12/2006 Exploring the Health of Tampa Bay on 8/17/2006 SWFWMD to Treat Water Hyacinths and Water Lettuce on the Lake Tarpon 7/26/2006 Living Legacy: Tampa Bay - A One-Hour Documentary 7/10/2006 U.S. EPA's Early Hurricane Preparation Information 6/7/2006 U.S. EPA's Early Hurricane Preparation Information 6/7/2006