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Nature & Land

26 items

DVD-Water 101

DVD

An overview of water resources issues in west-central Florida. Narration by veteran actor Hal Holbrook.
You can also view the entire program online.

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Exploring Our Wonderful Wetlands

24-page booklet

Grades 4-7. Teaches about the different types of wetlands in southwest Florida. Correlated to Florida’s Sunshine State Standards.

Exploring Our Wonderful Wetlands Download PDF 7.2MB

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Exploring Our Wonderful Wetlands, Teacher’s Guide

32-page booklet and reading prompt cards

Includes student activity pages and a Wetlands Challenge, which contains items similar to those students could expect to find on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.

Exploring Our Wonderful Wetlands, Teacher’s Guide Download PDF 3.6MB

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Florida Waters

112-page booklet

Learn about Florida’s water resources, including history of the state and its native inhabitants, how the state’s ecology formed, modern water management, weather cycles, water use and water quality, and current resource restoration efforts.

Florida Waters Download PDF 8.6MB

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Habitats Healthy Land Equals Healthy Water

16-page booklet

Grades 4-12. Teaches about the importance of habitats and land resources in water resources protection. Correlated to Florida’s Sunshine State Standards.

Habitats  Healthy Land Equals Healthy Water Download PDF 6.5MB

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Habitats Teacher’s Guide

24-page booklet

Includes student activity pages and a Habitats Challenge, which contains items similar to those students could expect to find on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.

Habitats Teacher’s Guide Download PDF 3.2MB

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Living In Florida’s Watersheds

4-page brochure

Living In Florida’s Watersheds Download PDF 3.6MB

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Poster: Restoring Our Springs

poster

Poster with image from Three Sisters Springs in Citrus County.

Poster: Restoring Our Springs Download PDF 1.9MB

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Poster: Species_Birds

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.

Poster: Species_Birds Download PDF 1MB

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Poster: Species_Butterflies

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.

Poster: Species_Butterflies Download PDF 1MB

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Poster: Species_Frogs and Toads

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Mangement District lands.

Poster: Species_Frogs and Toads Download PDF 1.1MB

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Poster: Species_Insects

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.


Poster: Species_Insects Download PDF 933KB

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Poster: Species_Mammals

18 x 24 inch poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.


Poster: Species_Mammals Download PDF 1.2MB

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Poster: Species_Natural Communities

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.


Poster: Species_Natural Communities Download PDF 1.5MB

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Poster: Species_Reptiles

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.

Poster: Species_Reptiles Download PDF 1.3MB

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Poster: Species_Trees & Shrubs

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.


Poster: Species_Trees & Shrubs Download PDF 1MB

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Poster: Species_Wildflowers

18 x 24 in. poster

Features common species on Southwest Florida Water Management District lands.

Poster: Species_Wildflowers Download PDF 1MB

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Public Lands of SWFWMD

4-page brochure

To effectively fulfill its mission of meeting the water needs of current and future
users, the District acquires, protects and manages lands that provide significant
water-related benefits to the region.

Public Lands of SWFWMD Download PDF 6.5MB

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Recreation at a Glance

This brochure allows the reader to identify where District owned lands are located and what types of recreation are permitted.

Recreation at a Glance Download PDF 3MB

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Recreation Guide

152-page booklet

Maps of District-owned lands and the recreational uses allowed on these properties.

Limited quantities available.

You can also view these lands online, or

Recreation Guide Download PDF 21.4MB

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Species Guide: Common Species on District Lands

A small, abridged field guide to common animals and plants found on District lands.

Species Guide: Common Species on District Lands Download PDF 4.5MB

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Watershed Excursion

16-page booklet

Grades 4-7. Increases awareness and respect for southwest Florida’s watersheds. Correlated to Florida’s Sunshine State Standards.

Watershed Excursion Download PDF 8.1MB

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Watershed Excursion, Teacher’s Guide

16-page booklet

Includes student activity pages and a Watershed Excursion Challenge, which contains items similar to those students could expect to find on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.

Watershed Excursion, Teacher’s Guide Download PDF 5.5MB

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WaterWeb

8-page newsletter

Grades 6-12. Issues contain a classroom activity and articles on a variety of water resources issues. Subject areas include economics, science, math and reading. Correlated to Florida’s Sunshine State Standards. Teacher’s guides available for all issues.

WaterWeb: Florida’s Wetlands

WaterWeb: Florida’s Wetlands Download PDF 4.6MB

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WaterWeb: Florida’s Wetlands, Teacher’s Guide

WaterWeb: Florida’s Wetlands, Teacher’s Guide Download PDF 668KB

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West-Central Florida’s Aquifers

8-page booklet

Florida’s Great Unseen Water Resources

West-Central Florida’s Aquifers Download PDF 1.4MB

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