A 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.
Some 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.
Volunteer divers can now learn how to help restore the ecosystem by cleaning and preparing new coral for planting in the Florida Keys.
You’d probably never give it any thought if you passed by in a boat where Government Cut meets the ocean.
Federal stimulus money is being used to help stimulate the growth of coral reef along Florida shores in a massive restoration effort.
The 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.