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High water prompts restrictions for 3 Everglades-area WMAs

July 17, 2013 

Executive order temporarily restricts access to Everglades and Francis S. Taylor, Holey Land, Rotenberger WMAs. 

Idle-speed, no-wake zone activated on stretch of Santa Fe River

July 12, 2013 

Zone 5 runs from River Rise within O'Leno State Park west to the confluence of the Suwannee River. 

Fisheating Creek WMA campground reopened

July 09, 2013 

High water has receded. 

High water prompts temporary closure of a WMA campground

July 05, 2013 

Fisheating Creek WMA campground closed, other portions remain open. 

Santa Fe boating restrictions lifted

April 05, 2013 

There are no active idle-speed, no-wake zones. 

Idle speed, no wake zone activated on stretch of Santa Fe

April 01, 2013 

Zone 5 runs from River Rise within O'Leno State Park west to the confluence of the Suwannee River. 

FWC lifts boating restrictions on Santa Fe River

March 21, 2013 

This 32-mile segment from River Rise in O’Leno State Park to the Suwannee is the final Suwannee River segment to have restrictions lifted. 

FWC lifts restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 3

March 18, 2013 

This 23-mile zone runs from Little River Spring to the County Road 340 Bridge at Rock Bluff.  

FWC lifts restrictions on Zone 4 of Suwannee River

March 18, 2013 

Zone 4 is the 51-miles section from the County Road 340 Bridge at Rock Bluff to one mile below the Fowler Bluff boat ramp.  

FWC deactivates idle-speed, no-wake restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 1

March 13, 2013 

The river dropped for the zone from U.S. 90 in Ellaville south to State Road 51 in Luraville. 

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