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Read the Fall 2012 issue of Florida LAKEWATCH newsletter online

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The latest edition of the Florida LAKEWATCH newsletter is now available. Florida LAKEWATCH is a volunteer citizen lake monitoring program that facilitates "hands-on" citizen participation in the management of Florida lakes, rivers and coastal sites through monthly monitoring activities. It is coordinated through the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences/SFRC Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. Support for the LAKEWATCH program is provided by the Florida Legislature, grants and donations. For more information about LAKEWATCH, to inquire about volunteer training sessions, or to submit materials for inclusion in the newsletter, use the contact information below.

In this issue:
  • Volunteer Ground-Water Monitoring Coming to LAKEWATCH: AquiferWatch
  • Florida’s Tea‐Colored Lakes
  • Spiny Lobster: Mysterious Crustacean of the Caribbean
  • Volunteer Bulletin Board
  • Outstanding LAKEWATCH Volunteer: Margo Yourick

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Gainesville, FL - 32611

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