Conservation




Water Management district budgets start October 1, 2017 so it’s a good time to decide if their agricultural cost-share programs are applicable and beneficial to your operation.  These programs typically incentivize water conservation and quality enhancement projects and some have eligibility requirements. South Florida Water Management District Contact:  Stacey Adams, 561-682-2577 […]

WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL COST SHARE PROGRAMS



Wendy Graham UF
What’s more important than water to a farmer? Not much. With that in mind, the $5 million, five-year grant received by the University of Florida Water Institute to promote water security for the region’s farmers and foresters should come as welcome relief. Faculty from UF/IFAS, University of Georgia, Albany State University, and Auburn University are collaborating on […]

New Project to Promote Water Security for Florida and Georgia ...


Florida International University will monitor Taylor Slough for four years to gauge impact of sending more clean freshwater to help reduce salinity levels in the bay   West Palm Beach, FL – The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board on Thursday approved a contract with Florida International University (FIU) to […]

SFWMD Governing Board Approves Monitoring as Part of Plan to ...