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Florida Water Stories
Steve Noll is a master lecturer in the history department at the University of Florida, where he received his Ph.D. in 1991. For this talk, Steve Noll will discuss Florida’s long and difficult relationship with water, its attempts to turn land into water and water into land, and the contentious issues involving the Everglades, the Ocklawaha River, political battles with Alabama and Georgia, and the potential impact of sea-level rise.
This event is funded by the Florida Humanities Florida Talks program, in partnership with the North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System.
Date/time: April 22 @ 12:00 pm
Presented By:Steve Noll, Scholar