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District’s Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve Hampton Tract Closed for Hog Hunts Dec. 1-3

November 25, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Management District's (District) Hampton Tract, including closed area tracts at Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve in Polk County, will be temporarily closed to the public for feral hog hunts Dec. 1-3.

Only permitted hunters will be allowed on the property during these dates. Permit sales are closed.

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District to Hold Virtual Public Workshop to Update Land Use and Management Rules and Processes

November 24, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) will hold a virtual public workshop at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, to discuss updates to the District’s land use and management rules and processes.

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Six Easy Ways to Save Water and Money During the Holidays

November 16, 2020

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) is offering six easy ways to prepare for your holiday meals and parties without running up your water bill.

During the holidays, water plays a role in everything from food preparation to the cleanup process. Here’s how to incorporate water conservation into your holiday preparations:

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