Indicative of the political and environmental climate in Central Florida, Brevard County wants to put a dump on the Osceola County line directly feeding into the headwaters of the St. John’s River. The public notice states that water flows directly into the St. Johns River and Lake Washington from the site. Lake Washington is where the City of Melbourne gets its drinking water.
Please email your objections to Jeffrey.S.Collins@usace.army.mil.
You may model your comments on The Central Florida Sierra Club Group’s comments here.
While the entirety of Split Oak Forest in the Kissimmee River Basin it is adjacent to lands that feed into the St. Johns River and the quality of the St. Johns River is within the purview of Friend’s of Split Oak Forest’s mission.