Python Hunter Catches Massive 17-Foot Python In EvergladesOne of South Florida’s most prolific snake hunters has set a new record for the longest snake caught as part of the South Florida Water Management District’s Python Elimination Program.
Python Hunter Captures Massive 16-Foot In Everglades Holy snakes! The South Florida Water Management District’s Python Elimination Program has netted two more giant pythons in less than a week.
Water Shortage Warning For 8M From Orlando To The KeysA water shortage warning has been issued to 8.1 million residents from Orlando to the Florida Keys.
South Florida Water Management District Prepares For Heavy RainfallWhile potential impacts to South Florida are unclear, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is getting the regional flood control system ready for potential heavy rainfall associated with a tropical wave in the Atlantic, approaching the Bahamas.
Heavy Rain, Seasonal High Tides Combine To Raise Potential For FloodWhat was once Tropical Storm Erika is no longer a threat to South Florida, but the possibility of flooding is still very real.
Canals Lowered Ahead Of Erika's ArrivalIn anticipation of the heavy rain that Tropical Storm Erika is forecast to drench us with, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) has taken action to reduce flooding where possible.
Broward Prepares For Erika's Possible ImpactAs South Florida keeps an eye on Tropical Storm Erika's progress, one agency is preparing to move a lot of rain water fast if it comes our way.
Ready ‘Freddy’: Water Managers Prepare For Hurricane SeasonWith the official start of hurricane season just around the corner, the South Florida Water Management District Thursday conducted its annual “Hurricane Freddy” exercise as part of the agency’s emergency operations readiness for hurricane season.
SFWMD Moving Water To Favorably Position Lake Okeechobee LevelWith above-average rain predicted for winter, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is continuing to move water south to help achieve a desirable water level in Lake Okeechobee.
SFWMD: May Was Near-Average For Rainfall South Florida rounded out the month of May with a near-average amount of rainfall.
Officials Hope Canal Project Improves Florida Bay There’s a major move Friday to improve the health of the ailing Florida Bay.
S. Fla. Water Management District Working To Avoid FloodingThe South Florida Water Management District has been hard at work in an effort to prevent any severe flooding caused by heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Isaac.

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