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Nearly all the seagrass in Biscayne Bay is dead.

More than 25,000 acres of seagrass meadows have vanished as Miami boomed and climate change drove seas ever higher. [...]

February 22, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

It’s time to ratchet up bonefish conservation, scientists say

A team of scientists found the decline is affecting all of South Florida and began in 1985, with the lowest catches seen after 1999. [...]

February 15, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Critical Indian River Lagoon facing dark time – again

The seagrass beds of the lagoon which were once meadows now are disconnected small pads of grass hard to pinpoint and thinning every day. [...]

March 14, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Grass is back in the Chesapeake, and crabs will follow

This week, Orth and a dozen other scientists published results from years of monitoring seagrass in the Chesapeake. And the news is good. [...]

March 7, 2018 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Seagrass die-off and how freshwater from the Everglades gets into Florida Bay

Reduced freshwater flows from the Florida Everglades and the subsequent rise in salinity led to a change in the bay’s seagrass communities. [...]

March 30, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide