My Flickr Photos of Springs

Thursday, November 22, 2007

Jackson Blue Spring Sign at North Florida Fair

Jackson Blue Springs Sign
Jackson County is home to more springs that any Florida county west of the Suwannee River. Blue Springs is one of 33 first-magnitude springs in Florida, with a flow of 122 million gallons of water per day. The spring is a magnificant natural resource, providind many recreational opportunities for residents and guests alike, including swimming, scuba diving, picknicking, canoeing and snorkeling for ancient artificats. Blue Springs is also a major tributary to the Chipola River. The Chipola River is the largest tributary in Florida and flows into the Apalachicola River, which is the largest river, by flow in the State!

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