By Rebecca Kravetz on April 21st, 2015 | Last updated: April 21, 2015 at 6:06 pm
The city of Gainesville closed Cofrin Nature Park in order to complete a restoration project on Beville Creek. The goal of the project is to repair the eroding shoreline and provide new areas to the creek where wildlife can gather. The park is slated to reopen sometime in the fall.
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By Natalia Frias on April 9th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 12:54 pm
The Suwannee River Water Management District has formed a partnership with the county for large repairs to take place in Little River Springs County Park near Branford. After river flooding, the park needs refurbishments to bank failures and damage to the spring bed.
Tagged Cave system, Charles Springs, construction, Erosion, flood, Florida Springs and Aquifer Protection Act, Florida Springs Institute, Hart Springs Park, Little River Springs county, nature, Otter Springs Park, Park, Sediment, Shoreline, Spring, SRWMD, Suwannee Parks and Recreation, Suwannee River, The Suwannee River Water Management District, The Suwannee River Water Management District Governing Board, water