Wakulla Spring, situated on the coastal lowlands about midway between Apalachee Bay and Tallahassee, has a surrounding area comprised mostly of woodlands of cypress, liveoak, magnolia, and pine. The spring itself is semi-circular with a diameter of 400 feet, and it covers an area of approximately five acres. It is 103 feet deep and has an average flow of 283 cubic feet per seoond. The water is moderately hard and typical of most Florida springs.
"Wakulla Spring: Its Setting and Literary Visitors,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 42:
4, Article 6.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol42/iss4/6