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"People of the Ocklawaha...Efforts were recently begun to restore the lakes and headwaters of the Ocklawaha by reestablishing the wetland functions of the former muck farms. The restoration of Lake Apopka, in particular, has received widespread attention and is an excellent example of a successful, large-scale ecological restoration project...."

The St. Johns Riverkeeper mission is to work on behalf of the community for clean and healthy waters in the St. Johns River, its tributaries and its wetlands, through citizen-based advocacy. "We are a privately-funded, independent and trusted voice for the St. Johns River and the public to whom it belongs."