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View the Save Our Lagoon Project Plan

The Save Our Lagoon Project Plan was presented at the August 9, 2016 Brevard County Commissioners meeting. You can view the presentation from that meeting on the Brevard County website. The presentation begins at approximately 1:20:00 of the video.
Save Our Lagoon Project Plan video presentation

IRL Oyster Reef Restoration November 2016

Save the Lagoon: International Coastal Cleanup 2016

  • MRC Fundraiser at Yellow Dog Café May 19

    logo-yellowdog-sqYellow Dog Café Loves Our Lagoon! Enjoy fine food and great people at Yellow Dog Café overlooking the Indian River Lagoon on Saturday, May 19, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. Live music, meet MRC, get the latest on the health of the IRL, auction, and more. Proceeds go to MRC’s work to save the IRL! Check out the incredible menu and get tickets at the link below.
  • MRC Fundraiser at Painting With A Twist on Sunday, May 20

    logo-painting-with-a-twistLooking for a Sunday Funday in Melbourne? Unleash your creative side at Painting With A Twist! Their talented team of instructors will lead the fun and guide you step by step through the day's featured dolphin painting. Painting With A Twist-Melbourne will donate 100% of your registration fee for this class to Marine Resources Council. Painting starts promptly at 12:30 pm on Sunday May 20, 2018. Please be on time!
  • MRC Lagoon Castaway Summer Camp

    2018-summer-campLand ho! Join us for a week-long adventure where kids ages 8 to 11 can learn all about the Indian River Lagoon. Two sessions available: June 4–8 and June 18–22, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Registration is now open, and space is limited so make your plans now for an exciting week on the Lagoon this summer.
  • Looking for a LAGOON-FRIENDLY lawn fertilizer?

    Looking for a LAGOON-FRIENDLY lawn fertilizer?Is your fertilizer OK for spring and fall? Is your yard product summer-safe?

    Get the scoop on products that comply with fertilizer laws in St. Lucie, Martin, Indian River, Brevard and Volusia Counties and nearly every city therein.

  • Brevard's Save The Lagoon Referendum Update

    Virginia Barker speaks on the current status of Brevard County's Save The Lagoon Plan, at the Marine Resources Council's Holiday Charity Event, to help grow their mangrove farm and shoreline restoration efforts, to help save the lagoon. Thank you to our title sponsor and event host Melbourne BMW.
    Visit MRC's YouTube channel for more!
  • IRL Update with MRC's Leesa Souto

    logo-wfit-coastal-connectionWFIT's Terri Wright talks with Dr. Leesa Souto, Executive Director of MRC, about Hurricane Mathew's effect on the Lagoon, the upcoming referendum to help the IRL, and the MRC's Member Banquet. From WFIT's Coastal Connection.
    Click here to listen.
  • Summer Fertilizer Bans Start June 1

    Skip The Fertilizer to Protect The Waters That Make Florida Fun!
    The partners of the Be Floridian Now fertilizer education campaign remind residents of the Indian River Lagoon watershed that you can't apply nitrogen or phosphorous to from June 1–September 30. Find Out More Here!
  • Videos: MRC In the News

    Check out the latest videos on MRC activities! Visit MRC's YouTube Channel. Up now: MRC LagoonFest 2016, MRC's Leesa Souto receives the 2016 Charlie Corbell Award, and more.


    Also, don't miss this: Brevard Cities Sign Indian River Lagoon Compact, from Florida Today.