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August 13, 2014 4:51 PM

Volunteers work to restore Morro Bay's vital eelgrass beds

In bays and estuaries like Morro Bay, the long, ribbon-like leaves of eelgrass shelter and nurture a variety of sea life, everything from juvenile rockfish to invertebrates.

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