Artificial reef being built in St. Lucie County

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - A new artificial reef will be created starting Monday in St. Lucie County.

Fifteen hundred tons of concrete poles and culverts will be put in 60 feet of water just north of the Fort Pierce Inlet.

Funding for this new reef came from a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission grant and the St. Lucie County Erosion District.

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