Indian River Lagoon Health Report Update

An independent report on the status of the Indian River Lagoon will be released August 7, 2018.

Local non-profit organization, the Marine Resources Council of East Florida (MRC) teams with the U.S. EPA’s National Estuary Program & Applied Ecology Inc. to produce the first-ever comprehensive health analysis of the entire Indian River Lagoon (IRL) system, which will be released to the public this Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at MRC’s Ted Moorhead Lagoon House, located at 3275 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905. The Indian River Lagoon Health Update will be presented twice by MRC Executive Director Dr. Leesa Souto. The first presentation is at 12 p.m. and the second is at 6 p.m., each presentation will be followed by a question and answer session. All attendees must RSVP by calling 321-725-7775.

Let FWC Know!

It’s important to call FWC’s Wildlife Alert Hotline: 888-404-3922 (press 7 for operator) if you see sick, distressed or dead wildlife.

Calling FWC’s Wildlife Alert Hotline first can assure a timely rescue response or the retrieval of an animal’s carcass for valuable cause of death determination and understanding of health threats.