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SL 283: Urban Water Quality and Fertilizer Ordinances: Avoiding Unintended Consequences: A Review of the Scientific Literature

Figure 5. Percentage of annual rainfall events greater than 1 inch at selected locations in Florida. Rain events separated by less than 6 hours are considered to be a single event. Period of record used: 1942–2005. The data sets analyzed contained between 28 and 64 complete years of data (Harper and Baker, 2007).