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Silver Glen Springs
Springs Protection Month

The Sunshine State has more than 700 springs, with 96 in the St. Johns District. Learn about these fabled waters.

Scarlet Milkweed
April is Water Conservation Month
Beautiful and water-efficient

Waterwise landscaping can be beautiful and saves water. Find tips and the right plants for your yard.

District staff inspecting stormwater system
Permitting News You Can Use

Regulatory newsletter focuses on helpful information for permit holders and applicants to understand and navigate the regulatory process.

Sprinkler spraying water on grass
Know your watering days

During daylight saving time, watering is allowed two days per week on designated days. Learn about districtwide watering restrictions.

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Lobbyist registration requirements

New requirements went into effect July 1, 2014. Find information for persons who wish to lobby the District and how to register that intent.

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Strategic initiatives

The District has identified strategic initiatives, is focusing work and dedicating staff and financial resources to these areas.

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Pages focus on Indian River Lagoon’s health

Stay informed on the work under way to investigate and address challenges facing the Indian River Lagoon.

Water conservation tip — Group plants with similar moisture needs and use the most efficient sprinkler type for those areas.

District news

April 17, 2015

Partnership project to benefit Volusia Blue Spring, water supply

Work has begun on a $6 million project to connect the reclaimed water distribution systems of Volusia County and the cities of DeLand, Deltona and Orange City. The interconnection will help conserve fresh groundwater and benefit Volusia Blue Spring

April 8, 2015

Governor Rick Scott appoints Ronald Howse to District Governing Board

Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Ronald Howse to the Governing Board

April 8, 2015

Park to protect Indian River Lagoon nearing completion

Construction of a large stormwater park in southern Brevard County that will capture pollutants from a 21,000-acre watershed before they reach the Indian River Lagoon is nearly complete

March 27, 2015

Governor Rick Scott appoints two to District Governing Board

Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointments of Charles “Chuck” Drake and Frederick “Fred” Roberts Jr. to the Governing Board

March 27, 2015

Hans Tanzler announces intent to leave District

Executive Director to shift to private sector and other public service

March 17, 2015

2015 Lagoon seagrass mapping partnership moving forward

The St. Johns River Water Management District, South Florida Water Management District and Florida Department of Environmental Protection are partnering to map Indian River Lagoon seagrass in 2015

March 10, 2015

Proclamation approved designating April as Water Conservation Month

The District’s Governing Board approved a proclamation on March 10, 2015, designating April as Water Conservation Month to heighten awareness about the importance of water conservation

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other District meetings and notices 
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Watering restrictions

Know the days when irrigation is allowed.

Why do we have watering restrictions?

To maintain healthy lawns and save water.

Why Do We Need to Conserve Water?

Provides details on why conservation is necessary.

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