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SFWMD proposes to revise Minimum Flows and Levels for Caloosahatchee River

On September 13, 2018, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Governing Board passed a motion to adopt amendments to Subsection 40E-8.221 of the Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) to revise the minimum flow and level criteria for the Caloosahatchee River. The final rule is provided below.

The final technical document supporting re-evaluation of the MFL criteria and errata sheet, the final peer review report and presentations from previous meetings and workshops are available below. Other relevant documents are also available through the District Web Board in the SFWMD MFL and Water Reservation Categories/MFL Re-evaluation for the Caloosahatchee River Estuary forum.

For additional information, please contact Toni Edwards, SFWMD Senior Scientist, at tedwards@sfwmd.gov.