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Registration Open: Low Impact Development Conference MRC Low Impact Development Conference MRC's Low Impact Development Conference offers solutions to keep polluted stormwater from entering coastal estuaries, especially the Indian River Lagoon. Read More
August Lunch & Learn: Restoring Rain's Natural Path Restoring Rain’s Natural Path Join our August Lunch & Learn Webinar, "Restoring Rain's Natural Path," with Joanie Regan, Stormwater Manager for the City of Cocoa Beach. Read More
IRL Report Card Seminars Lagoon Health Update: Read It Now! The latest Indian River Lagoon Report Card reveals a total health score of 58 and a grade of F+. Although water quality has improved in some areas of the Lagoon, seagrasses continue to decline, negatively impacting the health of Lagoon creatures. Read More
MRC Summer Camp Summer Camp MRC's summer camp is hosted in Brevard County and inspires and educates youth about the IRL's importance. Check out our awesome 2021 sessions! Read More
International Coastal Cleanup Day 9/18/2021 International Coastal Cleanup 9/18 MRC International Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 19, 2020, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Three locations: the Melbourne, Eau Gallie, and Pineda Causeways. RSVP today! Read More
Virtual Field Trip - An Explorer's Guide to Stormwater Virtual Field Trips Escape the classroom or your home by joining us on a Virtual Field Trip and find out what happens to all the rainwater when it falls. Read More
2020 IRL Report Card IRL Report Card MRC's IRL Report Card assembles the most accurate data of Lagoon conditions to date. Find out what's happening in the latest release. Read More
Low-Impact Development Low-Impact Development (LID) Marine Resources Council is working hard to build momentum and support for better stormwater management using proven Low-Impact Development techniques. With support from twenty partners, MRC has sent letters to over 120 local and state leaders. Read More
The health of our lagoon and coastal ocean is jeopardized by the increasing heat content of the ocean and atmosphere. However, it’s not too late to take action. Climate Change & the IRL The health of our Lagoon and coastal ocean is jeopardized by the increasing heat content of the ocean and atmosphere. But it's not too late to take action. Read More
MRC's Mangrove Nursery MRC’s Mangrove Nursery Marine Resources Council is proud to be the only licensed aquatic nursery in the State of Florida specializing in and dedicated to mangroves. Read More