Have you seen or captured an exotic or invasive species? Help REEF and USGS track the invasion by submitting a report through the sighting form linked below. If you are doing a REEF fish survey, please report it there too.

Exotic Species Sighting Form

 Use this form to submit details about any non-native marine species seen while diving or snorkeling. Please submit pictures or video when possible. 


Collect/Report Lionfish

Report lionfish sightings and/or captures HERE

Join REEF to learn about lionfish, the invasion, and safe collection and handling techniques at a Lionfish Workshop.

Get the chance to win cash prizes, and help us round up lionfish by participating in a Lionfish Derby!

Host a REEF Sanctioned Lionfish Derby!

Have lionfish to donate for research? Click for a list of Lionfish Collection Centers in the Florida Keys.