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The Science: Freshwater and Snook

It’s pretty amazing how much science is out there about the impacts of changing freshwater flow to estuaries. We’re constantly on the lookout for new information, and in a recent search …

Take Back our Water

The Science: Freshwater Flow

This post is the first of many that will outline the science that helps to explain why our coastal habitats and fisheries are in such dire straights. Let’s begin with …

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Solutions That Work

The Solutions We have to reduce the amount of nutrients entering from the lagoon – from all sources. – Fertilize lawns less. Better yet, don͛t fertilize at all. – Apply …

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A New Inlet?

The problem with a new inlet that some think will fix the Indian River Lagoon’s problems is that it won’t work. Here are just 2 reasons why: 1 – There …

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IRL Crisis

Here is the state of the Indian River Lagoon. The algae is running rampant throughout the lagoon system. This doesn’t just effect the wild life that lives in the water but …

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A Call to Action

If anyone doubted the severity of the threat to Florida’s coastal fisheries, the large fish kill in the Indian River Lagoon system should be enough to convince you. And if …