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Pygmy sperm whale euthanized after stranding at Sebastian Inlet State Park

An 11-foot, 1,200-pound male pygmy sperm whale beached itself at Sebastian Inlet State Park Tuesday

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New marine laboratory coming to Vero Beach

A new marine laboratory focused on restoring the health of the Indian River Lagoon is coming to Vero

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Be thankful for cold snaps. Not too many iguanas are roaming around here – yet

Miniature green dinosaurs aren’t exactly overrunning Vero Beach, but when one of these colorful, n

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1,000 expected to participate in Sept. 15 coastal clean-up

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — The Indian River County edition of the world's largest single-day volunteer

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Off our coast, the hunt for sunken treasure

Josh Fisher-Abt crawled along the craggy ocean floor off Vero Beach last Thursday, probing collapsed

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Some restaurants ban straws from beach, but not city government

Despite the best efforts of Mayor Harry Howle, the city of Vero Beach has no plans to follow the lea

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Harbor Branch launches citizen-scientist effort

Scientists from Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute launched the s

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‘He’s on it!’ Hunting alligators in the Stick Marsh

Captain Scott Swartley and passengers Joe Avila and Cal Stewart watched anxiously from the deck of S

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More fines in Central beach for violating Vero ordinance that protects baby sea turtles

Police Code Enforcement officers have issued a $150 citation against the Vero Beach Hotel and Spa fo

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New artificial reef to be sunk in ocean next week offshore from Windsor

Indian River County plans to sink a new artificial reef next week about three and a half miles offsh

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Harbor Branch launches first-ever citizen-scientist effort to study lagoon fish population

Scientists from Florida Atlantic University's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute launched the sto

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Ocean Drive condo fined for violating sea turtle light law

Vero Beach police code enforcement officers have issued citations to a central beach condominium com