Facts About SWFL

Florida's Artificial Reef Program

Florida participates in an artificial reef program along with 13 other states.

The purpose of this program is to build fake reefs to help with fish repopulation. The increase in fish helps out fishing business which in turn, helps the local economy.

These artificial reefs can be made out of almost anything including sunken ships, concrete and wood.

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Lee County School District Selling Nine Vacant Properties
The Lee County School District is selling nine properties it currently owns. It seeks to allocate the money from the

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FDA Issues Safety Warning Over Liquid Nitrogen Treats
Be careful when consuming liquid nitrogen. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said there is a potential for serious injury

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First School Stabbing of the Year at Dunbar High School
A Lee County school was the scene of a stabbing by one student on classmate Thursday morning and is

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Cape Coral Police to Conduct Selective Traffic Enforcement Wave
Labor Day weekend is considered one of the deadliest holidays for drunk driving. In 2017, the National Highway Traffic Safety

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