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By Kathryn Allaben on November 6th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 5:03 pm
As Florida’s No. 1 source of water continues to be depleted because of overuse, recently proposed legislation may offer permanent solutions to Florida’s water needs.
By Amanda Jackson and Donna Green-Townsend on September 18th, 2013 | Last updated: September 23, 2013 at 8:31 am
Low lake levels in Keystone Heights have had a drastic effect not only on the local landscape but also on the area’s economy. Residents and politicians are now working together to find a solution and make the Lake Region what it once was.
By Tom Parkinson - WMFE on September 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:49 pm
Freshwater supplies are shrinking and drought is a concern in Florida. The drought affects agriculture and food prices.
By Liana Charles on August 9th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:10 pm
Despite recent rains, Alachua County is tightening up on watering restrictions. People watering more than once a week could face potential fines. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Liana Charles spoke with the Director of Environmental Protection Department, Chris Bird, about how this [...]