Seagrasses tend to lie dormant during the winter, but with the approach of the 2013 summer growing season, Florida Sportsman Editor Jeff Weakley--himself an avid IRL angler--spoke with Brian Sharpe, Aquatic Preserves
Manager, Florida Department of Environmental Protection Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserves
, to get an update on research.
Nestled amongst two aquatic preserves
, Boca Ciega Bay and Pinellas County Aquatic Preserves
, it's part of the flats of Mullet Key and Fort Desoto in south Pinellas County.