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Mangrove Planting at Virginia Key
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Mangrove Planting at Virginia Key

The Reclamation Project will be planting red mangrove seedlings that have been growing in the Miami Science Museum's permanent wall exhibit. Additionally, Miami-Dade College students will participate in completing the cycle of mangrove restoration by planting seedlings that have been growing in exhibits throughout Miami-Dade College campuses.

When: Saturday December 1, 2012
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Virginia Key (Arthur Lamb Road)
Arthur Lamb Jr Road
Miami, Florida  33149
United States
Contact: project coordinator

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After growing steadily in their Eco-art installations for a year, the mangroves where ready to return to their natural home. With the help of volunteers, the mangroves were able to do just that. Volunteers planted the young mangroves along water banks in Virginia Key to help reforest mangrove habitats.

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Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.

FIU College of Architecture + The Arts

Xavier Cortada
FIU College of Architecture + The Arts
Miami Beach Urban Studios
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 440
Miami Beach, FL 33139

 Reclamation Project 



Native Flags

The Reclamation Project and Native Flags are participatory eco-art projects by FIU College of Architecture + The Arts Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada.  

In South Florida, they are presented in coordination with our project partners:

FIU Office of University Sustainabiity
MDC Earth Ethics Institute

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Xavier Cortada