🐢Turtles Do Fly! Rescue Group Flies Sea Turtle From Florida Keys To TexasA large loggerhead sea turtle rehabilitated at The Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys was flown by private plane to a conservation facility on South Padre Island, Texas on Sunday.
Miami Man Faces Charges In Florida Keys After Fleeing From Police At More Than 100 MPHA 19-year-old Miami man was arrested Saturday morning in the Florida Keys after fleeing from police while reaching speeds greater than 100 mph on U.S. 1.
Reef Protection, Eco-Conscious Diving Encouraged During Lower Keys Underwater Music FestivalWhat better way to encourage reef protection and eco-conscious diving than to explore part of the living coral barrier reef while rocking to a sub-sea concert?
Islamorada Nonprofit Wins Right to Preserve Iconic Florida Keys LighthouseThe iconic Alligator Reef Lighthouse, an almost 150-year-beacon that kept maritime traffic clear of perilous coral reefs off the Florida Keys, is to be acquired by an Islamorada community-based organization committed to its preservation.
Rain From Fred Not Slowing Down Bars & Restaurants In Florida KeysThis is a big weekend in Key West as the 24th Annual Lobsterfest is taking place and the rains associated with Tropical Depression Fred is not slowing down events, bars or restaurants.
US Coast Guard Repatriates 29 Cuban MigrantsThe US Coast Guard announced Tuesday it has repatriated 29 Cubans to the island, following four interdictions off the Florida Keys.
Teen Flown To Miami Hospital After Reportedly Being Bitten By Shark In KeysA teen had to be airlifted to a Miami hospital from Key Largo after reportedly being bitten by a shark Saturday.
Florida Keys To Hold 'National Night Out' On August 3rdThe annual National Night Out event will be held on August 3rd in the Keys.
Two Deaths On First Day Of Lobster Mini SeasonTwo people died, a third was injured, on the first day of the state's lobster mini-season.
Lobster Mini Season Gets Off To Tragic StartTwo men died, a third was severely injured on the first day of the state's lobster mini-season.
Florida Keys Want Lobster Catchers To Protect Resources, Be SafeAn extensive public awareness initiative is underway to help leisure Florida Keys travelers and residents have an enjoyable, safe and non-impacting experience during the upcoming two-day lobster sport season and the traditional lobster harvesting season.
Juvenile Green Sea Turtle Released In Florida Keys To Join Tour de Turtles Online RaceA juvenile green sea turtle rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital was fitted with a satellite-tracking transmitter and released from a Keys beach Friday to join the 14th annual Tour de Turtles, a marathon-like “race” that follows the long-distance migration of sea turtles over three months.
Key West Commissioners Revisit Cruise Ship Coronavirus RestrictionsKey West commissioners on Monday directed their attorney to draft ordinances limiting local cruise ship operations, mirroring city voter-approved measures recently overturned by state lawmakers.
Monroe County Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of ElsaMonroe County Emergency Management officials have activated their Incident Management Team ahead of Tropical Storm Elsa, as the storm could reach the Florida Keys Monday and Tuesday.
Monroe Co. Has New Re-Entry Stickers In Case Of CheckpointsAfter Hurricane Irma and during the height of the pandemic, Monroe County closed the Florida Keys to visitors and set up checkpoints that only allowed residents and business owners to enter.