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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

'Earth needs new laws,' 300 told at Silver Springs forum

Published January 28, 2014
Silver Springs was the largest first-magnitude spring in Florida. Its flow has recently been surpassed by Rainbow Springs.

During the past few decades, Silver Springs' flow has fallen by more than a third and polluting nitrate levels have risen manyfold.


Tuesday, January 07, 2014

Special designation at Silver Springs

Published January 6, 2014
The district's name is the Silver Springs Head Springs Site Complex. It includes the land around Silver Springs and the north and south banks of the river, extending southeast away from the main springs for approximately two miles downstream, and then north of State Road 40.