This blog is for Polk County Florida small farms and pesticide applicators as a method of communication and sharing information. This blog is administered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Agent, Mary Beth Henry.
Monday, August 12, 2013
Water News You Can Use
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The District has a new springs website, a one-stop shop of information on the area's five major springs systems in Citrus, Hernando and Marion counties. Learn what the District is doing to monitor and restore them. Visitors can see a variety of information including three new District videos.
The District recently let modified Phase III and Phase I water shortage restrictions expire. This means all areas in the District return to the year-round, two-day-per-week conservation measures unless a stricter local ordinance applies.
Have you checked out the WaterMatters Blog lately? You'll find stories about a recent volunteer event at Weeki Wachee Springs, the Chassahowitzka Springs Restoration project and the latest Governing Board appointment.