This section contains articles providing general information about
seagrasses, such as a glossary of terms, additional links, seagrass
biology and ecology, and answers to your most frequently asked
Learn about Florida's seagrasses and the threats they face. This article also provides numerous links to additional seagrass information.
Seagrasses are a vital part of the marine ecosystem. This article
describes some of the most important reasons.
While seagrasses can be damaged by random and unpredictable natural phenomena, following several simple steps can prevent the damage caused by humans.
There are important distinctions between seagrasses and seaweed.
This article gives a brief description of the structural
similaries and differences between seagrasses and vascular plants
found on land.
Do you need a definition? Try our glossary of aquatic vegetation-related terms.
Links to seagrass-related Web sites.
Do you have questions about seagrasses? Read this seagrass FAQ for answers.
View photos and drawings of the species of seagrasses found in