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Public meeting Oct. 27th to discuss model peer review for Redbug Lake

MAITLAND — The St. Johns River Water Management District will hold a public webinar Oct. 27th to kick off the peer review of the surface water model being used to develop minimum flows and levels for Redbug Lake in Seminole County, within the Central Florida Water Initiative (CFWI) area.

WHAT: Public meeting to discuss the surface water model for Redbug Lake (Seminole County)
WHEN: Oct. 27, 2020, 2 p.m.
WHERE: Webinar: Call in number: 1-386-256-1151. Conference ID: 199 131 852, then press #

The webinar will include a presentation and discussion of the surface water model that will be used in support of the development and/or assessment of minimum levels for Redbug Lake. Setting MFLs for Redbug Lake is on the District’s priority list and schedule for completion in 2022.

Establishing MFLs is an important component of the District’s work of planning for adequate water supplies for today and for future generations while also protecting the District’s water resources. Visit for more information about MFLs.

To learn more about the science behind setting MFLs, visit the District’s StreamLines blog at