Posts filed in Ocean friendly practices

Interview With Dr. Guy Harvey

Posted Tuesday April 14, 2015 by Reef Relief

http://www.gainesvillecoins.com/ Dr. Guy Harvey is a self-made artist, an accomplished marine scientist...

http://www.gainesvillecoins.com/ Dr. Guy Harvey is a self-made artist, an accomplished marine scientist who is heavily involved in conservation efforts, as well as a successful business owner. His brand has become...

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2015 Blue Vision Summit

Posted Tuesday March 31, 2015 by Reef Relief

                           Blue Vision Summits bring ocean conservation leaders together every two...

                           Blue Vision Summits bring ocean conservation leaders together every two years to network, build the blue movement and meet with the Administration and Congress to restore the blue...

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Rally in Tallahassee Tells Legislators “We Want Clean Water”

Posted Friday February 20, 2015 by Reef Relief

                (Tallahassee, FL) –Wednesday, February...

                (Tallahassee, FL) –Wednesday, February 18, 2015 About 300 people gathered at the Historic Capitol to support clean water in Florida and to...

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Please support Florida House Bill 611 Disposable Plastic Bags

Posted Wednesday February 11, 2015 by Reef Relief

Feb 9, 2015 — Today was a major step in progress towards reducing...

Feb 9, 2015 — Today was a major step in progress towards reducing plastic bags within our environment in Florida. State Representative David Richardson, Miami Beach has filed House Bill 611...

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Public Comment Open

Posted Tuesday January 20, 2015 by Reef Relief

Our Florida Reeefs invitse you to speak up for OUR FLORIDA REEFS...

Our Florida Reeefs invitse you to speak up for OUR FLORIDA REEFS ! Comments submitted online will be compiled and used to help improve the OUR FLORIDA REEFS community planning...

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FL Water and Land Conservation Comments Open

Posted Wednesday January 14, 2015 by Reef Relief

The Senate Committee on Environmental Preservation and Conservation is currently taking public...

The Senate Committee on Environmental Preservation and Conservation is currently taking public comment on the implementation of the Water and Land Conservation Amendment passed by Florida voters in November 2014....

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The Ocean We Want To Know – Animated Parody of Gotye’s Somebody That I Used To Know

Posted Friday December 12, 2014 by Reef Relief

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World Parks Congress aims to protect a third of oceans in marine parks

Posted Tuesday November 25, 2014 by Reef Relief

Linda Vergnani ABC Environment  First posted 20 Nov 2014 AT LEAST 30 PER CENT...

Linda Vergnani ABC Environment  First posted 20 Nov 2014 AT LEAST 30 PER CENT of the world's oceans should be protected as marine parks where fishing and mining are banned, according to...

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Artists fashion a treasure out of trash

Posted Thursday October 16, 2014 by Reef Relief

By Kate Bradshaw | Tribune Staff Published: October 16, 2014    ...

By Kate Bradshaw | Tribune Staff Published: October 16, 2014     ST. PETERSBURG — The colorful sculpture towering above Poynter Park has a certain grace to it, though it’s...

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International Coastal Cleanup with Reef Relief

Posted Thursday September 11, 2014 by Reef Relief

Location: Hurricane Hole Marina, Stock Island, FL Reef Relief will be celebrating...

Location: Hurricane Hole Marina, Stock Island, FL Reef Relief will be celebrating International Coastal Cleanup with a community shoreline cleanup on Sunday, September 21, 2014. We invite locals and visitors...

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NOAA Lists 20 New Corals as Threatened Under the Endangered Species Act.

Posted Thursday August 28, 2014 by Reef Relief

In total, 22 species of coral are now protected under the Endangered...

In total, 22 species of coral are now protected under the Endangered Species Act, including the two corals (elkhorn and staghorn) listed as threatened in 2006. Fifteen of the newly...

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Social-Ecological Marine Restoration: A New Vision of Benefits for Nature – And People

Posted Wednesday August 27, 2014 by Reef Relief

Posted by The Nature Conservancy in Ocean Views on August 21, 2014....

Posted by The Nature Conservancy in Ocean Views on August 21, 2014. newswatch.nationalgeographic.com By Dr. Michael Beck, lead marine scientist, The Nature Conservancy Location Post: The Gulf of Aqaba. Red...

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Five Marine Sanctuaries Created in Barbuda Coastal Waters

Posted Wednesday August 27, 2014 by Reef Relief

August 25, 2014. http://ens-newswire.com ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda, August 25, 2014...

August 25, 2014. http://ens-newswire.com ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda, August 25, 2014 (ENS) – The twin-island Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda has imposed new regulations to establish five marine...

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Sunscreen Chemicals Could Be Hazardous To Marine Phytoplankton

Posted Wednesday August 27, 2014 by Reef Relief

August 22, 2014. redOrbit redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe...

August 22, 2014. redOrbit redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Be careful with the sunscreen the next time you hit the beach for your vacation, as new...

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Reef Relief announces new multi-lingual reef etiquette guide

Posted Monday August 11, 2014 by Reef Relief

For Immediate Release                                   Contact: Reef Relief 305-294-3100 (Key West, FL) –Monday,...

For Immediate Release                                   Contact: Reef Relief 305-294-3100 (Key West, FL) –Monday, August 11, 2014 Reef Relief announces a new resource to make visits to our reefs “reef –friendly”. Coral...

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Possible expansion of the protections of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument

Posted Thursday August 07, 2014 by Reef Relief

On behalf of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the...

On behalf of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), we would like to invite you to participate in a Town Hall...

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The true cost of your beefburger is much worse than you know

Posted Tuesday July 22, 2014 by Reef Relief

Gidon Eshel. 22nd July 2014. The Ecologist US beef carries a heavy...

Gidon Eshel. 22nd July 2014. The Ecologist US beef carries a heavy environmental cost in water, land, emissions. But few of us know quite how damaging beef is, writes Gidon...

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COURT UPHOLDS FLORIDA’S NET BAN

Posted Tuesday July 08, 2014 by Reef Relief

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:;   For More Information: Ted Forsgren 407-702-3567 July...

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:;   For More Information: Ted Forsgren 407-702-3567 July 7, 2014                          Today, Florida's First District Court of Appeal issued an opinion upholding the net ban amendment…again....

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