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Natural Resources Damage Assessment Early Restoration Program

November 9th, 2012

PENSACOLA BEACH, FL – November 9, 2012 – Aquatic Plants of Florida, Inc., an 18-year old habitat restoration company located in Sarasota, FL serving the Southeastern US and Caribbean, announced today it completed Florida’s first early restoration program, a result of the Deep Horizon Oil Spill that occurred on April 20, 2010. The project site [...]


Restoring Ecosystems, Strengthening Communities

October 20th, 2012

TAMPA, FL – October 20-25, 2012 – Restore America’s Estuaries is hosting the 6th National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration at the Tampa Convention Center from October 20-25, 2012. The conference theme, Restoring Ecosystems, Strengthening Communities, focuses on the importance of investing in coastal restoration to create healthy coastal environments, which create jobs [...]


26th Annual Enviro Permitting Summer School

July 17th, 2012

NAPLES, FL – July 17, 2012 – Aquatic Plants of Florida, Inc. joined more than sixty other exhibitors at the Florida Chamber Foundation’s 26th Annual Environmental Permitting Summer School in Marco Island, Florida. The four-day event was hosted at the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort. The Annual Environmental Permitting Summer School is the Florida Chamber’s [...]


NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39

January 13th, 2012

Secondary dune near launch pads attracts new residents. Aquatic Plants of Florida completes habitat creation project at national park.


12th Annual Charlotte Harbor Nature Festival

November 19th, 2011

PUNTA GORDA, FL – November 19, 2011 – Aquatic Plants of Florida, Inc. will attend and exhibit today at the twelfth annual Charlotte Harbor Nature Festival sponsored by the Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program. This one day event offers a day to explore, learn and enjoy the natural environment of southwest Florida and connect with [...]


38th Annual Natural Areas Conference

November 1st, 2011

TALLAHASSEE, FL – November 1, 2011 – Aquatic Plants of Florida, Inc. (Aquatic Plants) announced today it will exhibit at the 38th annual Natural Areas Conference held at Florida State University from November 1 – 4, 2011. The conference is hosted by the Natural Areas Association (NAA) with co-host National Association of Exotic Pest Plant [...]


Lagoon House Volunteer Day

October 21st, 2011

Join Anglers for Conservation and many other community groups for an ECOSCAPE DAY, October 22, 2011, 9-12 pm. Bring: Shovels, Rakes, Gloves, Wheel Burrows, and a Good Attitude



September 8th, 2011

Aquatic Plants completed a contract to restore 8.2 miles of Pensacola Beach….


Florida Chamber Environmental Permitting

July 20th, 2011

25th Annual Summer Environmental Permitting Summer School, July 20-22, Marco Island


Plants Grown at Mote Aquaculture Park to be Included in North Lido Beach Restoration on Saturday

July 9th, 2011

On Saturday, members of the Sarasota Bay Estuary Program Bay Guardian volunteers, along with Around the Bend Nature Tours will plant 2,000 native plants at North Lido Beach Park.

Some of the plants being used in this restoration were grown at Mote Aquaculture Park (MAP), a 200-acre aquaculture research and development facility located in eastern Sarasota County.