Seagrass is an important indicator of Lagoon health. (Halodule wrightii, or shoal grass). © Hans Hillewaert.

Where is the missing 32,000 acres of seagrass?

After conversations with Dr. Grant Gilmore at HBOI, and Warren Falls at ORCA, I came away stunned at the scope of the losses, and the lack of public awareness about it, including my own. We have lost 45% of the seagrass meadows in the central and upper IRL, Banana River, and Mosquito lagoon since the […]