Lake Talquin State Park

LHatter / WFSU News

North Florida’s Lake Talquin is getting a house call from the state’s environmental doctors. Officials are targeting the lake as part of ongoing efforts to clean up polluted water bodies.

Lake Talquin is not a natural formation; it’s man- made. And the Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Greg DeAngelo  says that makes addressing pollution a little harder. A big part of fixing Talquin’s problems is determining total maximum daily loads, or TMDL’s—that's the maximum amount of pollution a water body can handle while still meeting water quality standards.

Visit Tallahassee's T.O.U.R. Guide Program Set to Begin

Jun 13, 2014
GoodWood Museum
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Beginning next week Tallahassee’s annual summer T.O.U.R. Guide program kicks off.  Many unique attractions around town will be open free of charge.