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. This month, Carlos and Allison will be discussing "Damselfish: The Gardeners of the Reef" and also sharing some fish photos from their recent trips to Bonaire and Veracruz, Mexico.
Join us June 28-30
REEF's 8th Annual Fort Lauderdale Lionfish Derby
hosted by 15th Street Fisheries
This month-long GAFC event is sponsored by CoCo View Resort and hosted by Allison & Carlos Estape.
FREE to all registered CCV guests!
REEF is offering a series of free Lionfish Collection and Handling Workshops throughout south Florida and the Keys.
Thanks for your interest in Fish & Friends! Our speaker for July 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.
Join us July 12-14th, 2019 for REEF's 6th Annual Sarasota Lionfish Derby
hosted by MOTE Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
With stunning mountainous desert landscapes topside and fascinating rocky reefs and pinnacles underwater, the northern Sea of Cortez is a favorite destination for REEF surveyors.
Join Friends of Saltwater State Park, a REEF Conservation Partner, for a Great Annual Fish Count event at Saltwater State Park in Washington State. Join fish and invertebrate identification presentations that will cover how to find and identify common species in the Pacific Northwest.
The St Lucie Inlet Preserve State Park has organized a fish surveying event as part of the Great Annual Fish Count.
Survey Dive and Underwater Cleanup
Event is free, and tanks and weights are included.
Rental equipment is available if needed.
Oceans Unlimited, Marina Pez Vela, Quepos, Costa Rica