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District Recreation Lands Remain Open, Public Reminded to Practice Social Distancing

March 25, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) will keep District-managed recreation lands open for individual and small group day use in its 16-county region to provide the public with a place to get outside and exercise. However, all campgrounds and campsites remain closed.

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District to Treat Hydrilla on Lake Panasoffkee Outlet River in Sumter County

March 24, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Managemet Distrit (District) in cooperation with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will be treating hydrilla on the Lake Panasoffkee Outlet River March 31 and April 1, weather permitting.

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Governing Board Meeting to be Conducted Remotely

March 19, 2020
The Southwest Florida Water Management District’s Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting Tuesday, March 24, at 10 a.m. remotely.
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