Book Chapter

Chapter 5: Water, Water Everywhere

This collection of essays surveys the environmental history of the Sunshine State, from Spanish exploration to the present, and provides an organized, detailed overview of the reciprocal relationship between humans and Florida's unique peninsular ecology. It is divided into four thematic sections: explorers and naturalists; science, technology, and public policy; despoliation; and conservationists and environmentalists.

Publisher - University Press of Florida

Subjects - St. Johns River; Water Management

Citation: Meindl CF. 2005 In: Davis JE, Arsenault R, editors. Paradise Lost? An Environmental History of Florida. Gainesville (FL): University Press of Florida. ISBN: 978-0813028262 Chapter 5: Water, Water Everywhere. p 113-140.