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Florida Oceanographic Society is a non-profit organization founded in 1964 with the mission to inspire environmental stewardship of Florida’s coastal ecosystems through education, research and advocacy. 

Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center is a 57-acre marine life nature center located on Hutchinson Island in Stuart, FL situated between the Indian River and the Atlantic Ocean. 

Underwater Shell
Underwater Shell

America’s Amazon:  The Story of the St. Lucie River A documentary film by noted conservationist John Nelson

Join our education and volunteer staff as we discuss beach dynamics, biology, and oceanography every Sunday morning at Stuart Beach.

Celebrate Seagrass and Mangrove Month at the Coastal Center!

Take a look at this news clip featuring our new and upcoming Ocean EcoCenter!