Are are actually described as a terminus (from a navigational sense).
|View of Turner River where it crosses|
the Tamiami Trail looking Northeast.
Turner River Road is in the background.
It's source is the swampy watershed that surrounds it on all sides.
Thanks to installation of new culverts under Turner River Road with the help of Collier County, the Florida's Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC's) Aquatic Habitate Restoration/ Enhancement (ARHE) program, and the South Florida National Parks Trust (SFNPT) the river's "water source" has been expanded.