Rotarians Hear Report on Four-Rivers Basin: Engineer Discusses Lake Apopka

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Title

Rotarians Hear Report on Four-Rivers Basin: Engineer Discusses Lake Apopka

Alternative Title

Engineer Discusses Lake Apopka

Subject

Lake Apopka (Fla.)
Water quality--Florida
Pollution--Florida

Description

A newspaper article from The Winter Garden Times describing remarks made by Dale Twachtmann to the Winter Garden Rotary Club. At the meeting, Twachtmann, an engineer, discussed the various sources of pollution entering Lake Apopka. Twachtmann also described future engineering efforts for Lake Apopka and the surrounding area, including plans to raise the water level of the lake by a foot, as well as the dikes surrounding the muck farms will be enlarged to six feet above the water line.

Source

Photocopy of original newspaper article: "Rotarians Hear Report on Four-Rivers Basin: Engineer Discusses Lake Apopka." The Winter Garden Times, May 11, 1967: binder 1967, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.

Publisher

The Winter Garden Times

Date Created

ca. 1967-05-11

Date Copyrighted

1967-05-11

Date Issued

1967-05-11

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied original newspaper article: "Rotarians Hear Report on Four-Rivers Basin: Engineer Discusses Lake Apopka." The Winter Garden Times, May 11, 1967.

Is Part Of

Binder 1967, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.
Friends of Lake Apopka Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

233 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Winter Garden, Florida
Green Swamp, Florida
Lake Apopka, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Science Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Winter Garden Times.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Winter Garden Times 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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