A lock and dam to control water from Lake Okeechobee. Southwest Florida recreational and tourism business are crying foul because of runoff from the big lake is causing a smelly mess that threaten estuaries needed for sport fish species. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE
A lock and dam to control water from Lake Okeechobee. Southwest Florida recreational and tourism business are crying foul because of runoff from the big lake is causing a smelly mess that threaten estuaries needed for sport fish species. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE Alan Diaz AP
A lock and dam to control water from Lake Okeechobee. Southwest Florida recreational and tourism business are crying foul because of runoff from the big lake is causing a smelly mess that threaten estuaries needed for sport fish species. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE Alan Diaz AP

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