Battleground Everglades

The Battle Over Big Water

Episode 3 | 26m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

Explore the enormous challenges faced by the liquid heart of the Everglades, Lake Okeechobee. A long history of negative effects from harnessing nature in the name of progress forever altered the Everglades water system – and even shrunk the reach of “Big Water.” But new efforts to meet the needs of all who depend on the lake’s waters for survival may also help restore this vital ecosystem.

Aired: 05/16/18

Rating: NR

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Battleground Everglades is a local public television program presented by WPBT.