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  • MRC Annual Awards Dinner!

    A Benefit to Celebrate 25 Years of Citizen Science
    Saturday, October 15, 2016   *   7:00–10:00 p.m.
    MRC's Ted Moorhead Lagoon House
    3275 Dixie Highway NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905

    Doors Open @ 6:45 pm   *   $50 Limited Early Bird Admission   *   $500 VIP Table
    •  Complimentary Food & Adult Beverage Service (7 p.m.–9 p.m.)
    •  Live music, Silent Auction & Prizes
    •  Keynote Speaker, Awards Ceremony & Naming Boardwalk Commencement!

    Your participation in this event directly supports MRC programs and services that provide for the well-being of the Indian River Lagoon. Your participation makes a big difference.

    The more community involvement we have, the louder our voice is!
    To sponsor, volunteer, and participate, or for further event details and info, please contact Steve Sharkey at
  • Brown Bag Lunch: It's Rocket Science

    Long-time Brevard resident Joe Bartoszek will be our speaker at the September 6 Brown Bag Lunch. Joe is a former NASA employee with a broad understanding of the space agency's operations, and senior volunteer at the Barrier Island Center.

    Click Here for more information.

  • Summer Fertilizer Bans Start June 1

    Skip The Fertilizer to Protect The Waters That Make Florida Fun!
    The partners of the Be Floridian Now fertilizer education campaign remind residents of the Indian River Lagoon watershed that you can't apply nitrogen or phosphorous to from June 1–September 30. Find Out More Here!
  • LagoonFest Swag! Get Yours Now!


    It’s not too late to get your LagoonFest shirts and hats! We have a few left, so for a short time, you can get them online or at the Lagoon House! CLICK HERE and START SHOPPING NOW!
  • Videos: MRC In the News

    Check out the latest videos on MRC activities! Visit MRC's YouTube Channel. Up now: MRC LagoonFest 2016, MRC's Leesa Souto receives the 2016 Charlie Corbell Award, and more.


    Also, don't miss this: Brevard Cities Sign Indian River Lagoon Compact, from Florida Today.
  • 2014 Indian River Lagoon Action Assembly

    Presentations and photos are available from the 2014 Lagoon Action Assembly that involved over one hundred community leaders in facilitated discourse about the crisis we are facing with the collapse of the Indian River Lagoon. Click Here for Details.