FIGURE 5-1 Lake Okeechobee.

FIGURE 5-1 Lake Okeechobee.

SOURCE: Adapted from http://www.evergladesvillage.net/sat/everglades/thumbs.html. © International Mapping Associates.

quality are considered separately in places in this chapter, readers should keep their close connection in mind.

This chapter explores several facets of the management of Lake Okeechobee and the potential role it might play in the Everglades restoration. The chapter also includes a discussion of the downstream effects of the disturbed lake, including



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