Water Quality

The following water-quality publications are available for download.



NOTE: Many documents have been temporarily removed to make them compliant and accessible for everyone. If you would like a digital copy of these documents sent to you, you can email us to request a copy to be sent to your email address. Please specify which document you would like sent to you.

SFNRC water quality brochure

South Florida Natural Resources Center: Water Quality Program
Hi-Res, 4.6 MB | Lo-Res, 1.1 MB


Fact Sheets

Water Quality Fact Sheet Image

Water Quality Program: Cooperative Science
Hi-Res, 1.6 MB | Lo-Res, 1.2 MB

Fact Sheet

Indicators of Ecosystem Response to Hydrologic and Nutrient Change in Northeast Shark River Slough
(PDF, 215 KB)

ENP Inflow fact sheet image

Sampling Methodologies for Monitoring Water Quality at ENP Inflows
(PDF, 351 KB)

S-332 Detention Basins fact sheet image

S-332 Detention Basins: Understanding Phosphorus Transport into Everglades National Park
(PDF, 239 KB)



Salinity and Hydrology of Florida Bay report

Salinity and Hydrology of Florida Bay: Status and Trends 1990-2009
SFNRC Technical Report 2012:1
This report focuses on factors that influence salinity, which is recognized as the primary driver of ecological conditions in Florida Bay.
Download the report here (PDF, 3.7 MB).

Proposed Numeric Nutrient Criteria

Proposed Numeric Nutrient Criteria for South Florida Estuaries and Coastal Waters
Everglades National Park has worked closely with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection on the numeric nutrient criteria for south Florida estuaries and coastal waters... more

Last updated: January 10, 2021

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