Save Crystal River Staff

About Save Crystal River

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Save Crystal River has created 18 blog entries.

Seasonal Changes Produce Healthier Eelgrass Beds in Kings Bay

By |2020-01-26T20:11:19-05:00January 26th, 2020|News, Progress, Science|

If you have swam, boated, or paddled around Kings Bay this winter, you have probably seen an unusual amount of eelgrass blades floating throughout the canals. A closer look may have even revealed that some of the robust eelgrass beds you have grown accustomed to seeing might be looking a little thinner than usual.  No need for concern!

Where the Eelgrass Grows

By |2020-02-10T21:12:28-05:00December 15th, 2019|Below the Water Line, Our Story|

It's no secret that the eelgrass in King's Bay is plentiful and abundant. Once planted, the baby grass is kept in a Grow SAV Exclusionary Device  for about a year. This insures the roots are established and those eelgrass plants are ready to take on the aquatic world! But what happens before all of that? Where do those baby plants come from?