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Homosassa Springs State Park
4150 S. Suncoast Boulevard
Homosassa, Florida 34446
Protection and Restoration of Florida Springs
Thursday November 14
6:00 p.m. AWRA Florida Section Board of Directors Meeting
Homosassa Springs State Park – members welcome
Friday November 15
10:00 am Welcome Carol Hinton, AWRA President
10:10 am Review of Agenda Gregg Jones, Cardno Entrix
10:15 am Overview and History of Springs Degradation
Jim Stevenson, former Chair, Florida Springs
11:00 am Twenty Years of Springs Research In Southwest
Florida Gregg Jones, Cardno Entrix
11:45 am Catered Lunch
1:00 pm Setting Minimum Flows for Homosassa and
Chassahowizka Springs Doug Leeper, SWFWMD
1:45 pm Springs Restoration in the SWFWMD
Veronica Craw, SWFWMD
2:30 pm Open Forum: Tension Between Springs Protection
3:15 pm Closing Remarks/Adjourn Technical Session
3:30 pm Board Trams for Tour of State Park
5:30 pm Networking Reception at Bella Oasis Hotel
Saturday November 16
10:00 am Kayak Tour of Chassahowitzka Springs (optional;
cost not included in meeting registration fee)
Bella Oasis Hotel
4076 South Suncoast Blvd.
Homosassa, FL 34446
A block of rooms has been reserved for Thursday and Friday nights, November 14 and 15, at a rate of $55.00/night. Please call for reservations.