Lake restoration procedures are reviewed with the objective of making recommendations toward future lake restorations for central Florida lakes. The progress of drawdown for restoration is examined. A total phosphorus model is developed for Lake Eola to predict the success of the drawdown. No one restoration procedure should be applied to every lake in central Florida. Each situation must be studied separately. It appears that lake drawdown was the best technique to use for Lake Eola. However, the stormwater inputs and free-flowing drains must be purified to insure the success of the drawdown or the Lake will return within the immediate future to its previous eutrophic state.
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Wanielista, Martin P.
Master of Science (M.S.)
College of Engineering
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Water -- Purification
Boyter, Charles James, "The Restoration of Lake Waters" (1972). Retrospective Theses and Dissertations. 6.
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