Stormwater Management in the Everglades

The C-44 Reservoir/Stormwater Treatment Area (STA) covers roughly 6,300 acres in Central and South Florida. The massive, groundbreaking project implemented by South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) is a critical part of a long-term plan to restore, protect and preserve the water and natural resources of one of the most unique environments on earth.


  • Florida, United States


  • South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD)

Project Status

  • Completed
Acres of wetland
6,300 6,300
average water depth
1,5 feet 1,5 feet
total acre-feet of water
9,450 9,450