Water Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X
X

Tampa Bay Seawater Desalination Plant

Tiny Asian green mussels, originally native to the Indian and Pacific oceans, were found to be clogging filters at the plant. It is thought that they were accidentally introduced into Tampa Bay in ballast water from a bulk cargo ship.



  • Tampa Bay transmission pipeline and intake structures
  • Eight SWRO membranes
  • Tampa Bay Diffusers
  • Asian Green Mussels
  • Tampa Bay Satellite Photo
  • Tampa Bay Desalination Plant
  • Seawater Desalination Process
Close
Close
Close

Go Top