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Osceola Sectional Hero
Water Quality, Drainage Studies & Capital Projects
 
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
 
Phone
407-742-0662
 
Address
1 Courthouse Square,
Suite 3100
Kissimmee, FL 34741

Sediments (Dirt)

Sediments (Dirt)

dirt
  • Reduces light penetration and affects photosynthesis, the process that allows plants to use light as their source of energy.
  • Makes waterways cloudy and can suffocate fish by clogging their gills.
  • Destroys aquatic habitats.
  • Can clog ditches, culverts, and drainage pipes, creating potential for flooding.