3/9/2021 8:00pm EST
Madalyn Mussey, Education & Outreach Program Manager

REEF is excited to announce our new Oceans Explorers Virtual Field Trips Program! These interactive field trip simulations will bring marine science to life with engaging lesson plans and activities to connect students to the ocean without leaving the classroom.

General / Other Taxa
3/11/2021 8:00pm EST
Riley Zoldi

For this meeting we will be reading The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness by Sy Montgomery.

General / Other Taxa
3/18/2021 8:00pm EDT
Lynn Waterhouse

REEF Intern Alumni join us for a social hour with Lynn Waterhouse to talk about her career and experiences. Join us for a chance to connect with a Marine Science Professional, in addtion to catching up with fellow Intern Alumni.


Lynn Waterhouse's Bio:

General / Other Taxa
3/25/2021 8:00pm EDT
Christy Semmens

Journey with us to the Western Indian Ocean to take a closer look at some of the colorful inhabitants in the waters there, and how to identify them.

IMPORTANT: Note the time zone and make sure you adjust it as needed for your location!

Photo by: Frank Bossen

South Pacific / Indo Pacific / Indian Ocean / Red Sea
4/7/2021 8:00pm EDT
Instructor: David Ehlert, REEF Campus Coordinator, and the Marine Conservation Interns

Enjoy playing Tropical Western Atlantic region fish-themed games with your fellow REEF fish geeks.

You'll want a working webcam for this one if at all possible. (phone, tablet or computer all work well)

Tropical Western Atlantic
Villa on Dunbar Rock - Guanaja, Bay Islands, Honduras
Fish Survey
Tropical Western Atlantic
4/10/2021 to 4/17/2021
Amy Lee, Engagement and Communications Manager

Part of a volcanic and coral mountain range, Guanaja is within the world's second-largest barrier reef, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. Dive sites surround the entire island, meaning it's possible to find a site with calm water on nearly any day of the week.

Please inquire for availability - trips@REEF.org
More Information
4/21/2021 8:00pm EDT
Amy Lee

Many of Hawaii's colorful underwater residents belong to the Butterflyfish family. This session will take a closer look at them and how to tell them apart.

IMPORTANT: Note the time zone and make sure you adjust it as needed for your location!

Friday, April 23, 2021 to Sunday, April 25, 2021

Join us for a socially distant Earth Day Lionfish Derby! This is our 8th annual Florida Keys "locals" derby; fishing allowed in Monroe County waters only.

Event Schedule

Friday, April 23 - Virtual Captain's Meeting - 5:30pm

Saturday, April 24 - Fishing all day, sunrise to sunset

Sunday, April 25 - No fishing, all fish must be turned in to drop-off station at REEF Campus by 10am

Virtual Awards Ceremony - 2pm

5/5/2021 8:00pm EDT
Mickey Charteris

A special opportunity to join marine life author ("Caribbean Reef Life") Mickey Charteris as he shares his passion: marine invertebrates found in the Tropical Western Atlantic region

IMPORTANT: Note the time zone and make sure you adjust it as needed for your location!

Tropical Western Atlantic
5/18/2021 8:00pm EDT
Christy and Brice Semmens

Hang out with your fellow fish geeks as we play a Jeopardy-style game about fish found in the Tropical Western Atlantic region. Hosts Christy and Brice Semmens are good for a story or two and a fun running commentary.

Tropical Western Atlantic