Jewell Cove Natural Area

Jewell Cove Natural Area

Jewell Cove Natural Area   General Project Information   Project footprint: 1,200 linear foot shoreline; 11.4 acres (9 acres of submerged land and 2.4 acres of coastal stand and maritime hammock community. Location: Just South of Lake Ave. Bridge along Ocean... Read More
Lake Worth Lagoon

Lake Worth Lagoon

Lake Worth Lagoon A rock berm 2,000 feet long and 8 feet away from the seawall was constructed to provide a living shoreline in front of a seawall in Palm Beach County in the Lake Worth Lagoon. The rock was lined with filter fabric and red mangroves were planted... Read More
Loblolly Community

Loblolly Community

Martin County, oyster reef and living shorelines projects Loblolly Community oyster reef and living shorelines project. Hobe Sound, FL (IRL) A living shoreline breakwater was constructed by Loblolly and mangrove seedlings were planted behind it. FOS provided shell... Read More
IRL Lagoon House Terrace

IRL Lagoon House Terrace

IRL Lagoon House Terrace This is an example of terracing. The Indian River Lagoon House in Melbourne has a steep bluff (ancient dune) along the Indian River Lagoon.  The Marine Resources Council created terracing using large cabbage palm trunks and rip rap with native... Read More
FWC saltmarsh restoration, New Smyrna Beach 2014

FWC saltmarsh restoration, New Smyrna Beach 2014

Marine Discovery Center, New Smyrna Beach, Fl. Salt Marsh Restoration, NSB Rip-Rap and Spartina Rip-rap (limestone) Coir fiber, coconut 100s of volunteers helped to make this happen Oyster Bags LSL Samples at Saltmarsh Restoration Terrace Oyster Bags, redeemed sea... Read More