Florida Coastal Office
National Estuarine Research Reserves
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary
Florida Oceans Council
Gulf of Mexico Alliance
The preserve is a popular destination for boating, fishing, kayaking and appreciating nature. Sebastian
Inlet State Park, which borders the preserve, has boat launches and a non-motorized boat launch for
kayaks, canoes and sailboats.
It's also a popular destination for swimming and
sunbathing. Manatees can be seen congregating in St.
Sebastian River State Park from November to March in the
April 12, 2013
2012 State of Florida