Category: Indian River Lagoon

WATCH: Brevard County Jail Inmates Partner With Brevard Zoo To Aid in Recovery of Indian River Lagoon

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and Brevard Zoo introduced during a press conference on Wednesday their new partnership that utilizes inmate labor to make Oyster Bags to aid in the recovery of the Indian River Lagoon.

Radio-Monitored Dolphins in Indian River Lagoon Reveal Details About Their Behaviors

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute and collaborators have conducted the most extensive radio-tracking effort of bottlenose dolphins in the Indian River Lagoon (IRL) using radio-telemetry.

Brevard Marine Advisory Council to Host Presentation on Nutrient Reduction Measures Feb. 21

The Brevard Marine Advisory Council (BMAC) will host an information presentation by the St. John’s River Water Management District (SJRWMD) and the Melbourne Tillman Water Control District (MTWCD) on recent nutrient reduction measures associated with Turkey Creek and the Indian River Lagoon.

Commissioner Bryan Lober Leads Brevard Delegation at Indian River Lagoon Management Conference

Newly-elected Brevard County Commissioner Bryan Lober led a delegation of Space Coast environmental advocates and experts on Friday to attend the Indian River National Estuary Program Management Conference on Friday in Ft. Pierce.

WATCH: Port Canaveral Commission Candidate Mac McLouth Details His Plan To Clean the Lagoon

Port Canaveral District 5 Commission Candidate Mac McLouth explains his action plan to cause millions of gallons of fresh ocean water to flow into the Indian River Lagoon in an effort to reduce the brown algae which is plaguing Brevard’s most precious body of water.

WATCH: Mac McLouth Seeks Solution To Clean, Restore the Indian River Lagoon

Mac McLouth reviews ways that sea water could be introduced into the lagoon through weirs and other means so that flow could be increased which could lead to improved water quality in the Indian River Lagoon.

Dr. Duane De Freese and Mac McLouth Discuss Health of Indian River Lagoon From Port Canaveral Lock Gates

Dr. Duane De Freese, Executive Director of the Indian River Lagoon Council, and former Port Canaveral Commissioner Mac McLouth provide up-to-date information about the Indian River Lagoon from the Port Canaveral lock gates.