2020 LWL Management Plan Update - Water and Sediment Quality Survey
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WATER AND SEDIMENT QUALITY SECTION

Action Plans for the 2013 Lake Worth Lagoon Management Plan are currently being updated. For your reference, each action plan is linked below based on topic.  Opportunities for additional comments are provided for each section.

 
Please identify if the current action plan (1 through 8) should be deleted, kept, modified, or not enough knowledge on subject to comment.
 
Required 1.

Manage sediments in Lake Worth Lagoon by capping muck sediments and creating additional sandy submerged bottom habitat and/or intertidal islands.

Link to Action Plan SE-3 

DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

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Required 2.

Reduce discharge of freshwater and total suspended solids through the C-51 Canal and throughout the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed.

Link to Action Plan  SW-1 

DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 3.

Implement Best Management Practices on golf courses near the Lake Worth Lagoon to minimize pollution and reduce stormwater runoff to the watershed.

Link to Action Plan SW-2
DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 4.

 Identify and increase Stormwater Retrofit Projects to benefit water quality in the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed.

Link to Action Plan SW-3 
DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 5.

Water Quality Monitoring in the Lake Worth Lagoon at 14 fixed stations.

Link to Action Plan WQ-1  

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KEEP
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NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 6.

 

Provide Pump-out service and Install Additional Sewage Pump-out Facilities for recreational boaters and live-aboard vessels.
Links to Action Plans: 

WQ-3   

WQ-5

DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 7.

Identify septic and municipal wastewater loading to Lake Worth Lagoon and associated watershed.
Link to Action Plan WW-1  

DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 8.

Provide additional sanitary sewer connections to priority areas of the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed served by septic systems or small domestic waste water treatment plants.

Link to Action Plan WW-2 

DELETE
KEEP
MODIFY
NOT ENOUGH KNOWLEDGE ON SUBJECT TO COMMENT
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 9.

Additional Action Plans to include in the update to the management plan?  If none, please type N/A in the comments section.

 

1000 characters left.
Required 10.

Does your agency, municipality, town or city have a project planned for the next 5 years that supports one or more of the Action Plans for the Water and Sediment Quality section?

Links to Action Plans:

WW-2 Additional Sanitary Sewer Connections

SW-1  Freshwater Discharges

SW-3  Stormwater Retrofits  

Reduce discharges of freshwater and total suspended solids into the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed. SW-1
Identify and increase stormwater retrofit projects that benefit water quality in the LWL. SW-3
Sewer conversions planned or completed in areas of the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed currently served by septic systems or small domestic wastewater treatment plants. WW-2
Implementation of policies and ordinances that directly impact water quality (fertilizer / pesticide / green infrastructure) in the Lake Worth Lagoon and its watershed.
No projects planned
  • Comment:

  • 500 characters left.
Required 11.

Please include any additional resources or information regarding water and sediment quality topics not addressed above, i.e. links to websites, reports and/or contact information for potential action plan partners, etc   If there is none, please type N/A in the comment section below.

 

1000 characters left.
If you have additional questions or comments please email Mayra Ashton at mashton@pbcgov.org or call 561-233-2451