October 2, 2014
Making oyster beds

Photo: UF - IFAS

Holly Abeels, marine extension agent for Brevard/IFAS inspects oyster gardening habitats.

Central Florida Roundup

Making oyster beds

Brevard County residents are being recruited to help restore the Indian River Lagoon.

| 6/27/2014

An effort to restore the Indian River Lagoon, damaged by decades of pollution and algae blooms, focuses on restoring oyster beds.

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