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Wiregrass Seed, Native Ground Cover Restoration

Upland Habitat biological scientist George Otto analyzes Aristida stricta (wiregrass) seed before a Native Ground Cover Restoration field is planted.


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FWC Facts:
Pyrodinium bahamense, an HAB organism that blooms each summer in Tampa Bay and Indian River Lagoon, chemically lights up to glow in the dark. This is called bioluminescence.

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