Latest Restoration of the Everglades Stories

2007-01-13 03:00:17

By Maliva, Robert G; Guo, Weixing; Missimer, Thomas M ABSTRACT: Aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) is part of the solution to the global problem of managing water resources to meet existing and future freshwater demands. However, the metaphoric "ASR bubble" has been burst with the realization that ASR systems are more physically and chemically complex than the general conceptualization. Aquifer heterogeneity and fluid-rock interactions can greatly affect ASR system performance. The results...

2006-04-10 19:16:17

CLEWISTON, Fla. (AP) - Prehistoric bones believed to belong to ancient sloths have been discovered by construction crews working on the massive Everglades restoration project. The bones were found April 1 by workers with the South Florida Water Management District constructing a 2,000-acre storm water treatment area about 50 miles northwest of Miami, district spokesman Roberto Fabricio said Monday. The plant-eating animals the size of elephants became extinct at least 4,000 years ago....

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