South Florida Water Management District

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The Southport Canal, also known as the C-35 Canal, and the S-61 Boat Lock is expected to be…

Did you know that the SFWMD has supported alternative water supply and conservation projects for…

The temporary closure of the Southport Canal, also known as the C-35 Canal, has been extended in…

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The South Florida Water Management District is the oldest and largest of the state's five water management districts, managing water resources in a 16-county region that stretches from Orlando to the Florida Keys, serving a population of 9 million people.


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GIS landing page

SFWMD's Geospatial Services Announces New Web Resources

August 2019

Information Technology's Geospatial Services is proud to announce a new external GIS homepage featuring the popular Map Gallery and Quick Maps as well as the new Geospatial Open Data portal application. With these three links, you’ll have one-click access to interactive mapping applications, informative story maps and downloadable-GIS layers and maps. This page is located under the Science & Data menu on the District’s homepage.


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