Nature Coast Biological Station
General Project Information
102 linear feet
552 1st Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625 (waterfront side)
Can it be visited by the public?
Start date and completion date:
June 2018 – Sept 2018
Other relevant timeline information:
Type of project:
Limestone revetment in front of sea wall with reef ball edging at waterward edge, sustainable landscaping behind seawall with native plants and buffer next to water’s edge (no watering or fertilizers applied). The landscape is a certified Florida Friendly LandscapeTM.
Reef balls, Redeemed seawall, and Rip-rap
Plant species included:
Spartina bakeri, Wax myrtle
Source of materials:
Reef Innovations, Inc. donated one half of the materials, volunteers installed.
Cultch material used:
Cost per linear foot:
~$55.00 (what the full cost would have been without the donation)
Contact for more information:
Savanna Barry, Ph.D.
Regional Specialized Agent – Coastal Ecosystems
UF|IFAS Extension – Florida Sea Grant
UF|IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station
552 1st Street, P.O. Box 878 Cedar Key, FL 32625