Category Archives: Litorals

Alabama Spends Deepwater Horizon Settlement Money

They’re undertaking wetlands restoration and economic development in Mobile Bay, the Perdido River, and the peninsula in between. A $302 million slate of restoration projects approved Wednesday by the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council includes well over $20 million in … Continue reading

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Boca Grande Seagrass Restoration

Company called Sea & Shoreline in Florida competes a seagrass restoration project, puts out press release: Mercabo Cove is one of GICIA’s (Gasparilla Island Conservation & Improvement Association) largest projects. The site was once dominated by large buildings, concrete, and … Continue reading

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Anchors (Far) Away

This is something I never thought of but that came up in a YouTube I saw a while back. In a video about a young woman sailing solo around the world, she talked a little about how a lot of … Continue reading

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Study of Eelgrass Habitat in Virginia

This is a really fascinating and encouraging study of the re-establishment of eelgrass “meadows” in the bays of Virginia also brought back other species that use eelgrass as habitat. The inshore lagoons of Virginia, USA, once supported vast meadows of … Continue reading

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