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Water Issues in Florida
This paper examines the water management issues in Florida.
# 110053 | 1,514 words | 14 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 14, 2008 in Environmental Studies (Management) , Geology and Geophysics (General)

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The paper explains how the hydrologic cycle is fundamental for the overall health of the environment and the quality of the earth's water supplies. The paper then discusses the situation in Florida and emphasizes the importance of taking steps to conserve the water resources that are available, protecting the quality of Florida's aquifers and practicing good waste management techniques. The paper provides a glossary that contains key definitions for some of the terms important in the study of water management issues both in Florida and throughout the world.

Introduction: The Hydrologic Cycle
Issues in Water Management
The Situation and Circumstances in Florida
Steps to Better Manage the Water Supply

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Best Management Practices for Protection of Water Resources in Florida. Florida Green Industries. June 2002. 7 Dec. 2007 <http://hort.ifas.ufl.edu/bmp/turfBMP.pdf>.
  • "Carbonate-Rock Aquifers." Aquifer Basics. United States Geological Survey. 31 Jan. 2005. 8 Dec. 2007 <http://capp.water.usgs.gov/aquiferBasics/carbrock.html>.
  • Cervone, Sarah. "Florida Aquifers." Planet Management in Florida Waters. University of Florida. 2003. 6 Dec. 2007 <http://aquat1.ifas.ufl.edu/guide/aquifers.html>.
  • Cervone, Sarah. "Florida Geology." Plant Management in Florida Waters. University of Florida. 2003. 8 Dec. 2007 <http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/guide/geology.html>.
  • Cervone, Sarah. "Florida Sinkholes." Plant Management in Florida Waters. University of Florida. 2003. 5 Dec. 2007 <http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/guide/sinkholes.html>.

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