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The Science, Management and Restoration of Lake Worth Lagoon. Dive on in . . . It’s Worth It!​​​

 
The Lake Worth Lagoon Management Plan is in action! Consistent with Action Plan WQ-1, Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management has created an interactive water quality dashboard to show current water quality conditions within the Lagoon. Check it out!

Picture of the front cover of the updated Lake Worth Lagoon Management Plan
Click on the image above to view the plan. Alternative formats of the document and presentations highlighting the new plan can be provided​ upon request ​​ERM-LWLI@pbcgov.org.​​

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Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative (LWLI) is an informal forum for stakeholders to exchange information to increase collective awareness of the health and future of the Lagoon.  A Steering Committee and three Working Groups focused on the topics of Habitat, Water, and Public Outreach meet periodically throughout the year, are open to the public and everyone with an interest in the Lagoon is encouraged to attend.

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ERM Partners with Palm Beach County Schools

Bringing Lagoon Awareness to Students Online!
An hour-long field trip exporing, learning, and experiencing life in the Lagoon.


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​Steering Committee

Next Virtual Meeting 

October 19, 2022 @ 2pm
Details coming soon
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Picture of an American Oystercatcher Shorebird foraging on rocky shoreline in Lake Worth Lagoon 

 Members

Commissioner Gregg K. Weiss, District 2
Palm Beach County

Commissioner Reinaldo Diaz, City of Lake Worth Beach

Palm Beach County League of Cities

Commissioner Charles Isiminger, Palm Beach County Representative
Florida Inland Navigation District

Governing Board Member Jay Steinle
South Florida Water Management District

Jason Andreotta, District Director
Florida Department of Environmental Protection ​​

Thomas Reinert, Ph.D., Regional Director
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission​​

​Habitat

Next Virtual Meeting​

October 2022 - date to be determined

Details coming soon

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Main Contact
Ms. Jennifer Jordan Báez, Environmental Program Supervisor
Environmental Enhancement and Restoration
Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management
Phone: (561) 233-2400
JBaez1@pbcgov.org ​​​​

​Water

Next Virtual Meeting​

October 2022, date to be determined
Details coming soon​

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Main Contact
Ms. Phyllis Klarmann, Scientist 3
Coastal Ecosystems Section
South Florida Water Management District
Phone: (561) 682-2051

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Outreach

Next Meeting​

Details coming soon​       

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Main Contact
Ms. Alicia Andersen, Environmental Analyst
Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management
Phone: (561) 233-2400
AAndersen@pbcgov.org

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