St. Lucie Estuary

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Water Levels Lowering In Lake Okeechobee

A bit of good news from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The water levels are falling in Lake Okeechobee.

10/07/2013

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Scott Challenges Obama To See Damage Of Lake O Releases First Hand

The U.S. Army Corps of Engingeers has been releasing water from Lake Okeechobee to reduce pressure on the aging Herbert Hoover Dike. Those fresh water releases have caused damage to the ecosystems of the Caloosahatchee River and the St. Lucie estuary.

CBS4–09/25/2013

Lake Okeechobee

Lake Okeechobee Water Level Being Lowered Again

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is lowering the water level of Lake Okeechobee once again due to above-average rainfall in September.

CBS Miami–09/23/2013

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Lake Okeechobee Water Levels Falling

Lt. Col. Tom Greco of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says water levels in the lake are falling because of drier conditions in August.

09/14/2013

Lake Okeechobee

State Approves Nearly $3 Million To Divert Water From Lake

The state plans to spend millions of dollars to take some immediate steps to reduce water coming from Lake Okeechobee into nearby estuaries.

09/13/2013

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