With rain driving up levels in Lake Okeechobee, water managers said Thursday they will double the amount of water released to the coasts though locks like this one at Port Myaca.
With rain driving up levels in Lake Okeechobee, water managers said Thursday they will double the amount of water released to the coasts though locks like this one at Port Myaca. JOE RIMKUS JR MIAMI HERALD
With rain driving up levels in Lake Okeechobee, water managers said Thursday they will double the amount of water released to the coasts though locks like this one at Port Myaca. JOE RIMKUS JR MIAMI HERALD

Controversial Lake O flushing to increase as dike concerns grow with rainy season

May 26, 2016 06:03 PM

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