Last summer was the worst ever for sea grass. Dolphins are
suffering and dying from nitrogen-polluted waters in Indian River Lagoon. Super
algae blooms, spurred on by excessive runoff of nitrogen, choked the Lagoon.
These blooms caused a massive die-off of sea grasses. These natural barriers
against runoff pollution were lost. In the northern part of the Lagoon 87% of
sea grass beds were…