Belle Glade in Palm Beach County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2008 by University of Florida.
Location. 26° 40.052′ N, 80° 37.931′ W. Marker is in Belle Glade, Florida, in Palm Beach County. Marker can be reached from East Canal Street South half a mile east of Duda Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 E Canal St S, Belle Glade FL 33430, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belle Glade 1928 (approx. 3 miles away); Conners’ Toll Highway (approx. 13.7 miles away).
Regarding Everglades Research. Has had several names: Everglades Experiment Station (1921-1971), Agricultural Research & Education Center (1971-1984), Everglades Research & Education Center (1984-date).
Also see . . . Everglades Research & Education Center History. University of Florida (Submitted on March 13, 2018.)
Additional keywords. Okeechobee, muck, Pahokee, Clewiston, dike, drainage, sugar cane
Categories. • Agriculture • Disasters • Education • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on March 12, 2018, by Daniel Eisenberg of Boca Raton, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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