May 28, 2011

Lake Jeopardy!


On average, about an Empire State Building per day.

How much Lake Okeechobee water was released to tide in 2010 in order to reduce the threat of high-water on the 1930’s era dike?

Click here to read a Sun-Sentinel article by Andy Reid that describes more.

The Everglades could use some of that water, too.


Simone @ Doberman's by the Sea said...

Hey there, very interesting blog. I love the water and FL. I'm a new follower.

Janie said...

That's a tall cylinder of water! I hope there's a way to send some of that water to the Everglades.