1. Establishing Numeric Nutrient
Criteria in Florida lakes.
(Prof. D.E. Canfield,Jr.)
2. Problems With the Proposed
in Florida lakes.
(Prof. R.W. Bachmann)
Do You Know?
We have 3 new journal articles on Numeric Nutrient Criteria in Florida Lakes. (Lake and Reservoir Manage. Vol. 28 (March), 2012)
article on the reliability of Volunteer Monitoring Data!
You can find information on aquatic plants from UF's Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants Library.
Read our findings : Survey of toxic algal (microcystin) distribution in Florida lakes. by
D.L. Bigham, M.V. Hoyer and D. E. Canfield, Jr. (2009)
Between 1986 and
2012 Florida LAKEWATCH volunteers sampled, in 59
counties, a total of: 2278 water bodies, including 1572 lakes, 339
coastal sites, 356 river sites, and 11 springs!
Sampled in 2012: 763 water bodies: 485 lakes, 131 coastal sites,143 river sites and 4 springs.
Map of Coastal Sites
Map of Lake Sites
Map of River
Learn more: about
LAKEWATCH and Fishing for Success, including awards won; about lakes, lake management and aquatic ecology; and links to other related sites.
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Florida LAKEWATCH, Contact:
of Florida IFAS, School of Forest Resources and Conservation
Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
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This page last updated: June 13, 2013