Lake Apopka Revives As Sports Fish Arena

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Title

Lake Apopka Revives As Sports Fish Arena

Alternative Title

Lake Apopka Revives As Sports Fish Arena

Subject

Lake Apopka (Fla.)
Water quality--Florida
Fishing--Florida
Fish
Sports--Florida

Description

A newspaper article dated June 9, 1964. The article briefly describes remarks by C. W. Sheffield, an Orange County sanitary engineer. Sheffield states that Lake Apopka, Florida is healthier than it has been in four years, primarily due to dilution from holding the water level higher. The lake was the site of a major fish kill in May of 1953.

Source

Photocopy of original newspaper article: "Lake Apopka Revives As Sports Fish Arena." June 9, 1964: Binder 1964, drawer 1938-1987, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1964-06-09

Date Copyrighted

1964-06-09

Date Issued

1964-06-09

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied newspaper article: "Lake Apopka Revives As Sports Fish Arena." June 9, 1964.

Is Part Of

Binder 1964, drawer 1938-1987, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.
Oakland Nature Preserve Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

206 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Apopka Beauclair Canal, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Science Teacher
Geography Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by the Friends of Lake Apopka and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

King, Joshua

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Learn About Your Watershed: Ocklawaha River Watershed." Florida's Water: Ours to Protect, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Accessed June 12, 2015. http://www.protectingourwater.org/watersheds/map/ocklawaha/.

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1 newspaper article

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