There are two of these preserves in our area: the Big Bend Seagrasses Aquatic Preserve
and the St.
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.
* Boaters who in the past plowed across shallow seagrass beds within Florida's Aquatic Preserves
might likewise want to invest in a navigational chart and a pair of polarized sunglasses to prevent running aground.
Plans for the subsea pipeline were redrawn to spare an aquatic preserve
. The 25,000-acre preserve is home to mangroves, mangrove islands with oyster beds, clam beds and seagrasses and other types of flora and fauna.