Key Largo, Florida
10/17/2019 6:00pm EDT to 10/20/2019 12:00pm EDT

Join us in Key Largo for REEF Fest 2019!

Solomon Islands
10/30/2019 to 11/8/2019
Amy Lee, REEF Trips Program and Communications Manager

This will be REEF's second Field Survey to the the Solomon Islands, which comprise one of the most intact and biologically rich oceanic archipelagos on Earth. In fact, the region was identified as a “Bright Spot” in a recent study published in the scientific journal,  Nature.

Spaces available. Register today!
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Carlos and Allison Estape
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 19:00
REEF Interpretive Center, 98300 Overseas Hwy. Key Largo, FL 33037

On the last Thursday of each month, underwater photographers and local naturalists Carlos and Allison Estape present a different informative and educational lesson about how to identify fish species found in the Florida Keys and throughout the Caribbean. Marine life enthusiasts of all levels are invited to attend. Class is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 18:15
REEF Campus, 98300 Overseas Hwy., Key Largo, FL 33037

Thanks for your interest in Fish & Friends! Our speaker for November 2019 will be announced soon. 

REEF Fish & Friends is a free, monthly seminar series that features engaging ocean-themed presentations from guest speakers. Snorkelers, divers, and marine life enthusiasts are invited to join informal discussions and mingle with members of our friendly, ocean-minded community. Complimentary appetizers and refreshments are provided. The evening kicks off with a social starting at 6:15pm, and the presentation begins at 7pm.

11/19/2019 8:00pm EST
Christy Semmens

Join Dr. Christy Semmens for a presentation covering some of the most common surgeonfish that can be found across REEF's Tropical Pacific survey regions.

South Pacific / Indo Pacific / Indian Ocean / Red Sea
12/4/2019 8:00pm EST
Dr. Alli Candelmo

Join REEF staff Dr. Alli Candelmo for an update on current research findings of the invasive lionfish in the Tropical Western Atlantic. 

Tropical Western Atlantic
Cozumel, Mexico
12/7/2019 to 12/14/2019
Tracey Griffin, Cozumel Naturalist and Expert REEF Surveyor

Join REEF's annual trip to Cozumel for a wonderful week of camaraderie, diving and citizen science! Due to the popularity of this destination, this is the second of two Cozumel trips scheduled for 2019.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 18:00 to 21:00
REEF Campus, 98300 Overseas Hwy., Key Largo, FL 33037

Thanks for your interest in Fish & Friends. December's Fish & Friends event our annual holiday open house. We hope to see you there!

Please note there is no presentation scheduled for this month.

Turks & Caicos Islands
Fish Survey
Tropical Western Atlantic
12/14/2019 to 12/21/2019
Ellie Place, Conservation Coordinator - VFSP

Escape the hectic holidays with a fun dive vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Spaces available - register today!
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Fish Survey
South Pacific / Indo Pacific / Indian Ocean / Red Sea
2/19/2020 to 2/29/2020
Amy Lee, Trips Program and Communications Manager

REEF's fifth Field Survey to Fiji is sure to be a fantastic 10 days of diving, fish surveying, and plenty of fun with friends!

2 spaces available - inquire at to reserve your space!
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