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Monday, October 16, 2006

Panel urges septic-tank standards

Published October 12, 2006 Tallahassee Democrat
An advisory committee is recommending that advanced septic tank systems be required in southern Leon County to protect Wakulla Springs.

The springs have become choked with weeds and algae in recent years. Scientists say nitrogen from septic tanks and Tallahassee's wastewater spray field are likely feeding the plant growth.

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