Marine Resources Council is proud to be the only licensed aquatic nursery in the State of Florida specializing in and dedicated to mangroves. With over 30 years of experience, we developed an Environmental Restoration Division that provides a wide range of Ecosystem Management services. You can rely on us for superior results and expert knowledge in shoreline restoration and mangrove mitigation projects.
Mangrove Nursery & Contract Growing
MRC’s aquatic nursery currently has over 7,000 mangroves in production. We cultivate mangroves from 10-inch to mature 12-foot-tall trees to satisfy all your project needs. We are the only nursery that cultivates 25-gallon, farm-raised showcase mangroves. If you have a large project, we have the inventory! We also provide contract growing services for crucial projects to secure the trees you need when you need them.
- MRC’s large mangrove walking trees are popular as Legacy / Memorial Plantings and as Luxury Pond Showcase Specimens.
- Our baby red mangroves are popular as Saltwater Aquarium Refugium filter feeders — helping to balance pH and remove harmful nutrients from the water.
- MRC’s restoration mangrove specialty multi-trunk product (2–5 red mangroves per pot) and our mature trees are preferred by industry professionals.