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Construction of a seagrass nursery begins as a staff member holds up a blueprint.

Building a Seagrass Nursery

In partnership with the Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute (HSWRI), the Zoo is building a seagrass nursery in Melbourne Beach.

Three Restore Our Shores staff members look at the site of Brevard Zoo's future aquarium

Evaluating Our Aquarium Site for Future Restoration Projects

As we continue fundraising for our future Aquarium, our staff is hard at work creating and finalizing plans for the aquarium and surrounding property. Our Conservation team recently made a trip to the site to get some headway on their own plans.  

A woman holds a potted mature mangrove.

Adopt a Mangrove in Honor of Arbor Day!

Celebrate Arbor Day by adopting a free mangrove from us! We’re giving away 150 mature and juvenile mangroves in honor of the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day.

A gabion

Seeing Early Success in Plastic-free Oyster Restoration Material

Our Restore Our Shores team has seen some early success in using a plastic-free material called a gabion in our oyster restoration projects.

A bucket of clams

Brevard Zoo plants first 100 clam beds in Indian River Lagoon

The Indian River Lagoon now contains hundreds of thousands of filter-feeding clams, thanks to the efforts of Brevard Zoo’s Restore Our Shores (ROS) team and our partners!

A Stylish Partnership

Wear your love for the Indian River Lagoon!

Diving Into Clam Restoration

Help us bring these filter feeders back to the Indian River Lagoon.

Callie at seagrass nursery

Check Out Our Seagrass Nursery!

A brand-new nursery in Paws On gives you an up-close view of seagrass.