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Big Wekiva Watershed

Big Wekiva Watershed

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Water Quality

The following data are summarized as seasonal average values for lake and river sampling locations located within the watershed. While these data are useful to serve as a general picture of watershed health, these data must be viewed with caution because these samples have been taken from ecologically different water resources.

Rivers:
Samples from most rivers located in this watershed are averaged as part of these data summaries.
Season Total Nitrogen Nitrate (NO3) Total Phosphorus Orthophosphate Number of Sample Stations Number of Samples
JAN-MAR 2019 910 ug/l No Data Available 50 ug/l No Data Available 1 1
Five Year Seasonal Graph
Five Year Graph of All Samples

Source(s): LAKEWATCH Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring, FDEP Historic Data from Legacy STORET, Seminole County Legacy Storet Data, Legacy Orange County Surface Water Quality, SJRWMD Water Quality Data, FDEP Central Regional Operations Center, FDEP Watershed Monitoring Section, Orange County Surface Water Quality, USGS National Water Information System, FDEP - Central Regional Operations Center

Lakes:
Samples from most lakes located in this watershed are averaged as part of these data summaries.
Season Total Nitrogen Nitrate (NO3) Total Phosphorus Orthophosphate Number of Sample Stations Number of Samples
APR-JUN 2021 637 ug/l 117.8 ug/l 89 ug/l 0.07 mg/l 4 4
OCT-DEC 2020 1,776 ug/l 359.0 ug/l 209 ug/l 0.25 mg/l 4 11
JUL-SEP 2020 935 ug/l 106.3 ug/l 108 ug/l 0.07 mg/l 4 10
APR-JUN 2020 927 ug/l 265.3 ug/l 176 ug/l 0.14 mg/l 4 7
JAN-MAR 2020 2,229 ug/l 885.9 ug/l 669 ug/l 0.27 mg/l 4 7
OCT-DEC 2019 1,204 ug/l 425.1 ug/l 108 ug/l 0.08 mg/l 4 10
JUL-SEP 2019 1,221 ug/l 253.6 ug/l 279 ug/l 0.23 mg/l 4 10
APR-JUN 2019 1,413 ug/l 465.2 ug/l 309 ug/l 0.26 mg/l 4 10
JAN-MAR 2019 903 ug/l 321.2 ug/l 146 ug/l 0.22 mg/l 4 10
Five Year Seasonal Graph
Five Year Graph of All Samples

Source(s): LAKEWATCH Supplemental Water Quality Sampling, LAKEWATCH Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring, Seminole County Legacy Storet Data, Seminole County Water Quality Data, FDEP Central Regional Operations Center, FDEP - Central Regional Operations Center

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    Stream Flow and Levels

    Stream level and flow data for the Big Wekiva Watershed. Learn More about Stream Flow »

    River Flows Whole River Range Flows Data by Segment Levels Whole River Range Levels Data By Segment
    Wekiva River In the past 30 days
    up Average river flow is faster than it has been historically.
    In the past 30 days
    up Average water levels are higher than they have been historically.

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