On Thursday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it will increase the amount of water flushed from Lake Okeechobee to lower levels that had reached about 15.36 feet, just inches shy of the wet season target.
On Thursday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it will increase the amount of water flushed from Lake Okeechobee to lower levels that had reached about 15.36 feet, just inches shy of the wet season target. GREG LOVETT AP
On Thursday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it will increase the amount of water flushed from Lake Okeechobee to lower levels that had reached about 15.36 feet, just inches shy of the wet season target. GREG LOVETT AP

Corps increases Lake Okeechobee flushing to coastal estuaries

September 15, 2016 5:41 PM