Sea Turtle Nest Count Second Highest on Record (8/16/13) -
Researchers at Florida's three National Estuarine Research Reserves
are reporting that this year's sea turtle nesting season is boasting
the second highest nest count on record at the reserves.
Florida Pays Tribute to the State's Seagrasses (3/4/13) - Governor Rick Scott
March 2013 Seagrass Awareness Month, the 12th annual statewide recognition from the Executive
Office of the Governor. Awareness of seagrass and its integral role in the marine ecosystem, will
help to create an understanding of the way seagrass damage can impact both the economic and
ecological value of our marine resources.