Relatively speaking, the water level in Lake Okeechobee isn't low (for April).
|Hydrograph of Lake O|
water level in ft above sea level,
BTW: that matches the Lake's long-term normal (i.e. based on the 25 yr record) for early April.
|Historical calendar showing|
the rise and fall of Lake O's
water level over time,
1970 to present
Figuring out ways to help the Big Cypress Swamp to similarly hold onto its summer bounty of rain.