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Sarasota Service Office to Temporarily Close and Relocate

February 24, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Management District’s (District) Sarasota Service Office (SSO) will relocate to a new facility effective Monday, March 9.

To facilitate this move, the SSO will be temporarily closed to the public Friday, March 6. Normal office hours will resume Monday, March 9 at the new location.

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Citrus County Workshop Addresses Water Issues

February 13, 2020
The seminar featured water experts from various disciplines who shared information about water conservation and spread awareness on what can be done to help protect this natural resource. The day-long event was hosted by the UF/IFAS Citrus County Extension for residents and others interested in the topic.
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District Aims to Reduce Risk of Wildfires by Scheduling Prescribed Fires for Hernando County

February 5, 2020

Setting prescribed fires in controlled settings can reduce the risk of wildfires burning out of control, as many Floridians witnessed during the state’s wildfire emergency in 2017. That’s why the Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) will be conducting prescribed burns February and March at Annuteliga Hammock and Weekiwachee Preserve in Hernando County.


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