Sustaining the Suwannee

Created by Joshua Baker


Mike Allen – UF Nature Coast Biological Station

Robert Knight, Ph.D. – Florida Springs Institute

Ryan Smart – Florida Springs Council

Tom Mirti – Suwannee River Water Management District

Leslie Sturmer – Shellfish Aquaculture Specialist

Cedar Key Marine Field Station

John Moran

Lars Andersen

G4R Outdoors –

Charles Belvin –

AeroBasel –

Curtis Whitman –

Medyo Boi –

Michael Kutnya –

Jim Hoffman –

Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets



U.S. Geological Survey – Springs Data

Google Earth

State Archives of Florida

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Additional footage provided by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Joshua T. Baker

Joshua Baker is a multimedia storyteller who recently earned his master’s degree in mass communication from the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications. He specializes in breaking down complex environmental, scientific and historical concepts for broad public audiences. His previous work includes collaborating with the Florida Climate Institute to develop an environmental resiliency plan for of Port St. Joe, Florida, and the surrounding region in the wake of Hurricane Michael; and a journalistic project on the intersection of climate change and public health in Florida.

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