Watersheds & Tampa Palms
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Tour of the Hillsborough River Watershed
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Updated Jan 18, 2014
Watersheds and Tampa Palms
Tampa Palms Drainage
There are three important watersheds (also called
drainage basins) in the immediate
vicinity of Tampa Palms; the Trout Creek Basin, the Cypress Creek Basin
and the all important Hillsborough River watershed.
Storm water flows from Tampa Palms and nearby communities
Storm water from Tampa Palms, west of BB Downs , and
our neighbor TP North, flows to the Cypress Creek watershed which
in turns flows into the Hillsborough River at the southern boundary
of Tampa Palms.
Storm water from Tampa Palms east of BB Downs flows
directly to the Hillsborough River.
Storm water from TPOST 3 flows into the Trout
Creek watershed, which joins the Hillsborough River just east of
To view aerial maps depicting the watershed basins and
Human Impact On The Local Watersheds*
* Under Construction- Come Back Again Soon