Danger Down Below

Most people can only imagine what an aquifer is, since the water lies hidden underground. Here in Florida, you can visit an aquifer! How do you visit an underground water supply? Grab some scuba gear and go cave diving in Florida’s springs.

Of course, it’s not that simple. Cave diving requires expensive equipment, plenty of knowledge and special skills. Even then it can be dangerous.

Here are a couple of ways you can get an idea what it’s like.

1. Take a virtual cave dive in one of Florida’s biggest springs: Wakulla Springs

2. Preview the exciting video “Water’s Journey: The Hidden Rivers of Florida” and join a team of scientists and cave divers on an adventure underneath Florida.

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