South Florida Water Management District

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The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is prepared for potentially heavy rain…

MIAMI - Gov. Ron DeSantis joined the Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection, South Florida Water…

Join the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) for several upcoming public meetings.…

Biologists are often approached by people asking them to identify animals and plants they have…

Brian Garrett, SFWMD Wildlife Biologist

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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 8.7 million.


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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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