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Florida Oceanographic Society

Join our mission to inspire environmental stewardship of Florida's coastal ecosystems through education, research and advocacy.

Florida Oceanographic Society
890 Ocean Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34996
772.225.0505
Today's Hours: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Florida Oceanographic Society Events

Jul 26

Seagrass Survey

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Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Date: Wednesday July 26, 2017
Location: Florida Oceanographic Society
Address: 890 NE Ocean Blvd
Price: FREE
Category: Community
Attention seagrass volunteers! Join us for our monthly survey of natural seagrass populations at 9AM at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center and help us document short and long-term trends in seagrass health in the Indian River Lagoon. Be prepared to get wet and please bring closed-toe shoes, mask, snorkel (and weight belt if you have one), appropriate water gear and a change of clothes! Ideally, volunteers will have experience snorkeling and comfortable working underwater as we swim and snorkel up to 6ft. Participants not wearing closed toe shoes will not be allowed to participate for liability/safety reasons.

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Jul 28

Oyster Shell Bagging

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Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Date: Friday July 28, 2017
Location: Florida Oceanographic Society
Address: 890 NE Ocean Blvd
Price: Free
Category: Community
Attention oyster volunteers! Join us for an oyster shell bagging at 9am at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center and help bag oyster shells that will eventually be deployed into the Indian River Lagoon for restoration. Please wear closed-toe shoes, appropriate clothing and bring a reusable water bottle. Gloves provided. Participants not wearing closed toe shoes will not be allowed to participate for liability/safety reasons.

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Aug 5

Rally for the River

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Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Date: Saturday August 5, 2017
Location: Flagler Park
Address: SW Flagler Ave, Stuart, FL 34994
Price: Free
Category: Community
Come for the opportunity to explore, learn, and participate in local conservation & restoration projects.

Help bag oysters that will be used to build a reef in local waterways
Join in making seagrass mats to restore seagrass to the Indian River Lagoon
Learn about water testing and water quality
Meet local experts at the advocacy station
Educational displays and more!

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Aug 5

Rally for the River

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Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Date: Saturday August 5, 2017
Location: Flagler Park
Address: SW Flagler Ave, Stuart, FL
Price: Free
Category: Expo
Help bag oysters that will be used to build a reef in local waterways
Join in making seagrass mats to restore seagrass to the Indian River Lagoon
Learn about water testing and water quality
Meet local experts at the advocacy station
Educational displays and more!


Enjoy additional information from local organizations: Be Floridian Now, Florida Native Plant Society's Martin County Cocoplum Chapter, City of Stuart, Indian Riverkeeper, DEP Aquatic Preserves, Smithsonian Marine Station, Bullsugar, RiverKidz, and more!

Enjoy Martin County Water Ambassador Program's FREE Film Festival at 1pm at Flagler Place.

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