On Thursday, South Florida water managers approved a $5.4 million construction contract to complete work on canals, levees and pumps that will help bring more freshwater to Florida Bay, where high salinity triggered a massive seagrass die-off in 2015. Seagrass provides habitat for shellfish and other marine life critical to wildlife.
On Thursday, South Florida water managers approved a $5.4 million construction contract to complete work on canals, levees and pumps that will help bring more freshwater to Florida Bay, where high salinity triggered a massive seagrass die-off in 2015. Seagrass provides habitat for shellfish and other marine life critical to wildlife. Joe Rimkus Jr. MIAMI HERALD Staff
On Thursday, South Florida water managers approved a $5.4 million construction contract to complete work on canals, levees and pumps that will help bring more freshwater to Florida Bay, where high salinity triggered a massive seagrass die-off in 2015. Seagrass provides habitat for shellfish and other marine life critical to wildlife. Joe Rimkus Jr. MIAMI HERALD Staff

Water managers take steps to improve South Florida bays

January 12, 2017 05:19 PM

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