Coral Rehab Underway Off Key WestScientists and volunteers planted 200 live coral fragments Monday in the waters off Key West's Fort Zachary Taylor State Park, launching an effort to restore depleted reef tracts and create an educational public snorkel park.
Another Cousteau Conducting Ocean Research In Fla.South Florida marine enthusiasts and fans of ocean exploration pioneer Jacques Cousteau should be on the lookout for his grandson’s visit.
Top Spots To Snorkel For FreeSome of the best spots to go snorkeling are the Pompano Beach Dropoff, Vista Park Reef, Hollywood North Beach Park, Crandon Park and the Yankee Clipper Rocks.
'Street View' Goes Under The Sea In The Florida KeysMuch like “street view” mapping—which is available for pretty much every street throughout the country—scientists are working on bringing views of underwater wonders to a computer or smartphone screen near you.
Vets, Teens Transplant Corals In Florida Keys Marine SanctuaryA dozen wounded veterans are wrapping up several days of diving in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Tuesday to help transplant corals on a special section of the reef set aside as a remembrance area for fallen American service personnel.
Volunteer Divers Needed To Restore Coral ReefsVolunteer divers can now learn how to help restore the ecosystem by cleaning and preparing new coral for planting in the Florida Keys.
Secret Garden Flourishing In The Waters Off Government CutYou'd probably never give it any thought if you passed by in a boat where Government Cut meets the ocean.
Stimulus Money Stimulates Florida's Coral Reef RestorationFederal stimulus money is being used to help stimulate the growth of coral reef along Florida shores in a massive restoration effort.
Celebrations Over for 50th Anniversary Of Underwater PreserveThe 50-year anniversary of America’s first underwater preserve wound up festivities Saturday with formal ceremonies and an environmental expo at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.