The Blue Water Audit

EXPLORING OUR IMPACT ON THE FLORIDAN AQUIFER

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Florida’s springs and rivers have long been known as premiere natural vacation destinations, bringing hundreds of millions of dollars to our local economy. Many are unaware that the source of our springs is the Floridan Aquifer, which also provides 90% of Florida’s drinking water.

What is the Blue Water Audit?

We developed the Blue Water Audit to estimate and visualize the impact of human activities on the aquifer. Click below to learn more or to explore our interactive map.

The Howard T. Odum
Florida Springs Institute

The Blue Water Audit was developed by the Howard T. Odum Florida Springs Institute, a science-based educational nonprofit organization.

This website was sponsored in part by the Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida