Blog Archive

2021

Toxins from Algae Blooms in River Raise Concerns

Recently, the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) issued a Health Alert due to the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins, or cyanotoxins, in the St. Johns River. The FDOH issued the alert based on a water sample taken from the St. Johns River near Mandarin Point...
Summer on the St. Johns

Summer on the St. Johns

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and explore our beautiful St. Johns River! We asked the Riverkeeper staff to share with you their favorite places to visit, either by land or water, this summer on our watershed. We encourage everyone to get outdoors and find...
10-Day Paddling Challenge

10-Day Paddling Challenge

My 10-Day Paddling Challenge 2021 From the Heart of the St. Johns River Basin  Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Lake and Marion Counties Gabrielle Milch, Middle Basin Advocacy Coordinator After my first sunrise paddle of 2021 on Lake Wildcat (Lake County, Ocala National...