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IRL Aquatic Preserves

An MRC Lagoon at Noon Seminar

February 6, 2024
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The IRL Aquatic Preserves play an important role in the Indian River Lagoon basin(s). This presentation features highlights of the research, monitoring, and stewardship programs of Florida Department of Environmental Protection – Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserves. Learn about our team, projects, mission, and jurisdiction. See below for video from this event.

This education series is made possible by charitable donations. If interested and able, MRC humbly asks attendees to contribute toward fueling future Lagoon at Noon seminars. Thank you for your consideration.

Meet the Presenter

Matthew R. Anderson Manager, Indian River Lagoon Aquatic PreservesMatthew R. Anderson is the Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserves Manager in the office of Resilience and Coastal Protection at Florida Department of Environmental Protection. He has been with FDEP for 15 years, and his research focuses on bivalves and birds.


MRC’s Lagoon at Noon Seminar series (formerly Lunch & Learn) is a long-standing and cherished social offered to the East Central Florida coast region, and is supported by volunteers and the community’s charitable giving. If interested and able, we ask participants to donate toward our guest speaker series. All donations are tax-deductible.