"To protect and restore the Florida coastal and Indian River Lagoon ecosystems
through education, research and community stewardship."

Student Scientists

Surveys at Menard-May Park

Jan 27th, 2014 | Category: AAE Volunteer, Student Scientists

As part of the Adopt-An-Estuary program, students from Roseborough Montessori School have been conducting water quality tests at one of 23 sites in the area. The class comes once a month to look at aspects of the lagoon such as salinity, temperature, nutrient levels, and water clarity. The students also document the current environmental conditions and….

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NSBHS Students Trained to Monitor Estuaries

Oct 2nd, 2013 | Category: AAE Volunteer, Student Scientists
NSBHS Students Trained to Monitor Estuaries

Students in the Aquaculture III class at New Smyrna Beach High School have been coming to the Marine Discovery Center twice a week to learn about the local environment and develop class projects. Seventeen students and their teacher participated in an Adopt-An-Estuary training workshop in early September. Working in small groups, the students learned how….

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