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$2 Million Project Begins To Restore Water Levels In Mallory Swamp

By on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 31, 2013 at 4:43 pm

A $2 million project to help restore water levels in Mallory Swamp began Wednesday. Geologists constructed wells to control the water levels in the swamp and aquifer. The second part of the project will close ditches that cause water to flow outside the swamp’s perimeter.

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Bill Nelson visits Silver Springs

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 1:45 pm

Sen. Nelson spent Tuesday afternoon at Silver Springs with representatives from Marion County to bring attention to a problem that is literally growing every day. That problem is algae.

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Lionfish population in Florida continues to grow

By on November 28th, 2012 | Last updated: November 29, 2012 at 1:36 pm

The lionfish, a natural predator, has become a problem in Florida waters and the population is growing quickly.

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