Blowing Rocks Preserve, Jupiter Island, Martin County
General Project Information
1 mile of lagoon and ocean shoreline, 73 acre private conservation land.
574 South Beach Road, Hobe Sound, FL 33455
Can it be visited by the public?
The Nature Conservancy owns and manages this preserve (www.nature.org).
Start date and completion date:
Habitat and shoreline restoration began in 1989 and is still enhanced today.
Other relevant timeline information:
This preserve went through a comprehensive habitat and hydrologic restoration that was completed in 2005.
Type of project:
Mangroves and Other native plants
Plant species included:
Red mangrove, Black mangrove, Spartina patens, Uniola paniculata
Source of materials:
Propagated and grown on site
Cultch material used:
Cost per linear foot:
Contact for more information:
Mike Renda, Andrea Graves, Sarah Martin at (561) 744-6668