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Springs (water)

Spring, in hydrology, opening at or near the surface of the Earth for the discharge of water from underground sources. A spring is a natural discharge point of subterranean water at the surface of the ground or directly into the bed of a stream, lake, or sea.


2021 Handbook of Florida Water Regulation: Florida Springs and Aquifer Protection Act

FE1019/FE1019 by Tatiana Borisova, Michael T. Olexa, and Jana CaraccioloJune 24, 2021This handbook is designed to provide a summary of the principal federal and state (Florida) laws that directly or indirectly relate to agriculture. Because these laws are subject to constant revision, portions of the handbook could become outdated at any time. The reader should use it as a means to determine areas in which to seek more information and as a brief directory of agencies that can help answer more specific questions.

Economic Value of the Services Provided by Florida Springs and Other Water Bodies: A Summary of Existing Studies

FE959/FE959 by Sara Wynn, Tatiana Borisova, and Alan HodgesAugust 8, 2022A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet. in support of UF/IFAS Extension program: ==Water==

Septic Systems and Springs Water Quality: An Overview for Florida

SS693/SL480 by Mary Lusk, Andrea Albertin, Whitney Elmore, William Lester, and James MollNovember 24, 2020

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