Created By: UF IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station
The Discovery Room is a small exhibit space at the University of Florida's Nature Coast Biological Station (NCBS). If the Discovery Room is open to visitors, stop in and check out the exhibits. You'll find one about clam aquaculture where you can learn about ongoing work to support the shellfish industry and get up-to-date information about clam farming in Cedar Key. You can also learn about other exciting fish, wildlife, and natural resources of the Suwannee River and Cedar Key.
The NCBS lab facility serves as a field station for UF research and extension faculty and accommodates various research projects pertaining to natural resources. Also check out these websites to learn more about NCBS (https://ncbs.ifas.ufl.edu/) or the Shellfish Aquaculture Extension program (https://shellfish.ifas.ufl.edu/).
This point of interest is part of the tour: Big Bend Shellfish Trail - Cedar Key (Walking/Golf Cart)