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29th Annual Membership Meeting

Posted Thursday July 14, 2016 by Reef Relief

Title: 29th Annual Membership MeetingLocation: The Casa Marina ResortDescription: Reef Relief’s 29th...

Title: 29th Annual Membership MeetingLocation: The Casa Marina ResortDescription: Reef Relief’s 29th Annual Membership Meeting is to be held Monday, July 18th, 6-8pm at the Casa Marina Resort in their...

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How Ocean Pollution Affects Humans

Posted Monday June 20, 2016 by Reef Relief

Have you ever wondered how ocean pollution affects humans? Check out this...

Have you ever wondered how ocean pollution affects humans? Check out this article...

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Plastic Bags Recycled Into Sleeping Mats for the Homeless

Posted Wednesday December 02, 2015 by Reef Relief

One way to keep plastic bags out of our oceans is to...

One way to keep plastic bags out of our oceans is to recycle them into sleeping mats for the homeless! Volunteers in Omaha, Nebraska have turned the non-decomposable materials into...

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Tips on How to Go Green at Home

Posted Friday October 30, 2015 by Reef Relief

Tips on How to Go Green at Home By Katherine Oakes An...

Tips on How to Go Green at Home By Katherine Oakes An awareness of our planet’s health and the appeal of living green has finally begun to fall in step...

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Tips on How to Go Green at Home

Assessing relative resilience potential of coral reefs to inform management

Posted Wednesday October 14, 2015 by Reef Relief

We found this article to be extremely interesting and informative and hope...

We found this article to be extremely interesting and informative and hope you will too!...

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Assessing relative resilience potential of coral reefs to inform management

Read Reef Relief’s President Emeritus, Captain Victoria Impallomeni’s Newsletter

Posted Thursday September 24, 2015 by Reef Relief

Dancing Dolphins Spirits Charters with Captain Victoria Impallomeni is something everyone should...

Dancing Dolphins Spirits Charters with Captain Victoria Impallomeni is something everyone should try to experience while they are in Key West. Check out her Fall Equinox newsletter for an introduction...

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Read Reef Relief’s President Emeritus, Captain Victoria Impallomeni’s Newsletter

Scientists Fast-Track the Evolution of the Great Barrier Reef’s Corals

Posted Wednesday September 23, 2015 by Reef Relief

Reef Relief found this article interesting and hope you will, too!  ...

Reef Relief found this article interesting and hope you will, too!   http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/scientists-fast-track-the-evolution-of-the-great-barrier-reef-s-corals/?WT.mc_id=SA_ENGYSUS_20150917...

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Scientists Fast-Track the Evolution of the Great Barrier Reef’s Corals

New Addition to the Team!

Posted Wednesday September 09, 2015 by Reef Relief

Lindsey Reisz joined the Reef Relief staff as a summer intern in...

Lindsey Reisz joined the Reef Relief staff as a summer intern in 2015 for the Coral Camp program. Originally from Nashville, TN, she graduated from the University of South Carolina...

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New Addition to the Team!

A Summer of Coral Camp

Posted Monday July 13, 2015 by Reef Relief

  With 4 weeks down and 5 weeks left to go, this...

  With 4 weeks down and 5 weeks left to go, this summer at Reef Relief is all about Coral Camp! Each week 25 campers join us at our center...

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A Summer of Coral Camp

Best Seat in the House: Key West

Posted Monday June 22, 2015 by Reef Relief

Sunday, July 5 at 7:00pm Best Seat in the House: Key West...

Sunday, July 5 at 7:00pm Best Seat in the House: Key West Reception with Open wine Bar 7:00pm Screening 8:00pm, Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead Join...

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Best Seat in the House: Key West

Thanks Red Dress Hashers

Posted Friday June 19, 2015 by Reef Relief

  A huge thanks to the Dockside Tropical Cafe in Marathon and...

  A huge thanks to the Dockside Tropical Cafe in Marathon and all the organizers of the Red Dress Hash. They raised $560 for Reef Relief. Thanks for supporting our...

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WE COULDN’T DO IT WITHOUT YOU!

Posted Friday June 05, 2015 by Reef Relief

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Release of Biscayne National Park Final General Management Plan

Posted Friday June 05, 2015 by Reef Relief

Biscayne National Park Florida June 5, 2015 Biscayne National Park announces the...

Biscayne National Park Florida June 5, 2015 Biscayne National Park announces the release of its Final General Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement. I want to express my sincere appreciation...

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Tell your legislators: finish the job!

Posted Friday June 05, 2015 by Reef Relief

Florida’s Land & Water Legacy Action Alert: Lawmakers are back in Tallahassee...

Florida’s Land & Water Legacy Action Alert: Lawmakers are back in Tallahassee to pass the state budget. You can help make sure they fund conservation programs which will protect our...

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Bonaire National Marine Park May Be Opened to Development

Posted Friday June 05, 2015 by Reef Relief

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JUNE 3, 2015 Court Date Set for Case...

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JUNE 3, 2015 Court Date Set for Case in Bid to Open Bonaire National Marine Park to Development Bonaire, June 3, 2015 – On Monday, June...

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Oil drilling in eastern Gulf of Mexico threatens unique baleen whales

Posted Monday May 11, 2015 by Reef Relief

Cain Burdeau, The Associated Press Published Sunday, May 10, 2015 10:03AM EDT...

Cain Burdeau, The Associated Press Published Sunday, May 10, 2015 10:03AM EDT NEW ORLEANS — U.S. regulators say a unique species of baleen whales in the Gulf of Mexico may...

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Goodbye Mia!!!

Posted Tuesday May 05, 2015 by Reef Relief

Reef Relief bids goodbye to Mia Beeson this week as she leaves...

Reef Relief bids goodbye to Mia Beeson this week as she leaves Key West to travel the world. Mia has helped out Reef Relief with her marketing and promotion skills...

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Fracking bill passes Florida House over fierce Democratic opposition

Posted Wednesday April 29, 2015 by Reef Relief

April 27, 2015 .http://postonpolitics.blog.palmbeachpost.com/author/jpacenti. The Florida House passed its own hydraulic oil...

April 27, 2015 .http://postonpolitics.blog.palmbeachpost.com/author/jpacenti. The Florida House passed its own hydraulic oil fracturing bill on Monday, saying it would provide a framework to regulate the burgeoning industry while Democrats fiercely...

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New study by Plymouth prof shows even biodegradable plastic bags are harming fragile marine life

Posted Wednesday April 29, 2015 by Reef Relief

By Plymouth Herald  |  April 28, 2015 By CARL EVE, Herald Reporter...

By Plymouth Herald  |  April 28, 2015 By CARL EVE, Herald Reporter NEW study co-authored by a Plymouth University professor has revealed that discarded plastic bags – even biodegradable ones...

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Toy giant Mattel stops production of its SeaWorld-branded Barbie in response to ongoing controversy surrounding the treatment of whales at the water parks

Posted Wednesday April 29, 2015 by Reef Relief

24 April 2015. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ Toy giant Mattel has tossed its SeaWorld Barbie...

24 April 2015. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/ Toy giant Mattel has tossed its SeaWorld Barbie doll overboard, reportedly in response to the ongoing controversy surrounding the treatment of animals by the decades-old water park...

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