Oyster Shell Bagging

Thank you to all of our volunteers who joined us for a morning of bagging oyster shells!

Oyster Shell Bagging

Join us for an oyster shell bagging at the Coastal Center and help bag oyster shells that will eventually be deployed into the Indian River Lagoon!

Oyster Shell Bagging

Join us for an oyster shell bagging at the Coastal Center and help bag oyster shells that will eventually be deployed into the Indian River Lagoon!

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Purchase a Brick Paver

Honor or memorialize someone special by buying a brick in his or her name. A significant event can also be memorialized, such as a birth, graduation, wedding, retirement, etc. Brick Pavers can be engraved with a name, date and brief message (or custom logo) and will be placed in the walkway of our…

Purchase a Stingray Tile

Honor or memorialize someone special by buying a stingray tile in his or her name. A significant event can also be memorialized, such as a birth, graduation, wedding, retirement, etc. The tiles can be printed with names, date and/or brief message and will be permanently mounted in the Rays on the…

Ray Tank Closure

Please note that the Ray Tank will be closed from June 2–June for our bi-annual cleaning/maintenance. 

Reef Deployment

Join us at we build oyster reefs as part of a living shoreline using oyster bags. Oyster bags are made from recycled oyster shell and serve as a hard structure for oyster and other animals to settle on. 

Research & Conservation

The Florida Oceanographic Society is leading efforts in research, monitoring and restoring habitats in South Florida, particularly in the southern portion of the Indian River Lagoon. The Indian River Lagoon is North America's most bio-diverse estuary, home to more than 4,300 species of plants and…

Rivers Coalition water quality presentation

Take a look at this presentation that discusses the water quality of Lake Okeechobee and the St. Lucie Estuary watershed presented by Gary Goforth. 

Save Our Waters Pledge

Our waterways are so important that I pledge to do my part to protect them: I will volunteer for and support organizations working to research, restore and conserve our aquatic ecosystems.  I will Vote for the Water! I will research and vote for legislation and candidates that protect and…

Seagrass Matting

Help us weave seagrass mats that will be used to restore seagrass meadows in the Indian River Lagoon!

Seagrass Survey

Help us document short and long-term trends in seagrass health! Snorkeling experience required. Hands on training provided. 

Seagrass Survey

Help us document short and long-term trends in seagrass health! Snorkeling experience required. Hands on training provided. 

Seagrass Survey

Help us document short and long-term trends in seagrass health! Snorkeling experience required. Hands on training provided. 

Seagrass Survey

Join us for our monthly survey of natural seagrass populations at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center and help us document short and long-term trends in seagrass health in the Indian River Lagoon.