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Tuesday, October 22, 9 am – SWFWMD’s Governing Board meeting – Chass MFL redetermination
October 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Important notice about expected increase in the Chassahowitzka River Minimum Flows and Levels!!!
Do you support continued flow reduction on our rivers? Do you agree with Southwest Florida Water Management District’s position that 15% harm to any aspect of the environment of our rivers is acceptable? SWFWMD staff is recommending an 8% natural flow reduction for Chassahowitzka and a 5% natural flow reduction for Homosassa.
On Tuesday October 22, SWFWMD’s Governing Board is expected to address the topic of Minimum Flows for the Chassahowitzka and Homosassa rivers. Please attend and let your voice be heard. The meeting will begin at 9:00 AM at SWFWMD’s Brooksville headquarters. 2379 Broad Street (US 41), Brooksville, 34604.
The Friends of the Chassahowitzka River wants you to join us in voicing our opposition to any increase! If you can drive and help others carpool, or need a drive call (352) 897-0479 to let us know and we will try to help get you there.
If you cannot be there in person, please contact the SWFWMD Governing Board and voice your opposition before the meeting. Their contact information is attached here. Please copy Lori Manuel, Lori.Manuel@swfwmd.state.fl.us, 352-796-7211 Ext4606 on all communicatons and she will ensure the message is received by the Governing Board member.
The Friends of the Chassahowitzka River is a grassroots group dedicated to the restoration and preservation of the Chassahowitzka River, its springs, springshed, and flora and fauna. Our focus is the conservation of the natural beauty and ecological health of the Chassahowitzka River! This includes litter cleanups, native ecosystem restoration, and river restoration projects! Please join us in our grassroots endeavors!
To volunteer or get info, Call or text 352-897-0479
Email us at info@FriendsofChassahowitzka.org
Visit our webpage at www.FriendsofChassahowitzka.org
Visit our Facebook page at Facebook.com/friendsofchassahowitzka.org/