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The Everglades: Where Will All the Water Go?
Big Places, Big Plans (2004)
  • Jaap Vos, Florida Atlantic University
Abstract
South Florida is home to over six million people, it is also home to a unique ecosystem, the Everglades. The relationship between the Everglades and South Florida's residents has been a stressful one. Initially, the people of South Florida perceived the Everglades as a useless, mosquito invested swamp that needed to be drained and made suitable for agriculture and development.
Publication Date
2004
Publisher
Ashgate
Citation Information
Jaap Vos. "The Everglades: Where Will All the Water Go?" Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VTBig Places, Big Plans (2004)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jaap_vos/5/