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Florida everglades

.... dam at the south end of Lake Okeechobee, clearing hundreds of thousands of acres for agriculture and cattle. Thousands of farmers moved to Florida for its rich ....

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Everglades Restoration Project

.... According to www.nps.com (National Park Service Website) the Everglades used to span over 3 million acres from Lake Okeechobee to the Florida Bay. ....

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Lake Okeechobee

.... Okeechobee County is perhaps one the most important counties in Florida. .... No doubt, without Okeechobee County, Florida would not be complete.

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U Got Screwed

.... of a massive flood control project on the Kissimmee River in south central Florida. .... 51 feet at lake Kissimmee to about 15 feet at lake Okeechobee; falling an ....

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Florida and Tourism

.... The major Lakes are Lake Okeechobee, and Lake George. .... Three of the biggest tourist attractions in Florida are Disney World, Busch Gardens, and Discovery Cove. ....

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Everglades Restoration

In the mid-1800s, the wetlands of southern Florida covered an area of almost .... One hundred years later, the area that once stretched from Lake Okeechobee all the ....

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The South East Region

.... The highest point in Florida for example is just 105 M above see level .... The largest lake, Lake Okeechobee is somewhat of a giant sough and in its deepest part it ....

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Enviornmental Conservation

.... At one point and time the water would flow from Lake Okeechobee to the Florida Bay. It contains both temperate, and tropical plant life. ....

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Effects on the Florida Everglades

.... Florida's officials sequestered the Seminoles on a reservation north of Lake Okeechobee, and the Seminoles retaliated by raiding white settlements. ....

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