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Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 8M ago

Environmental groups sue to protect Fort Lauderdale coral

Environmental groups and the scuba trade association (DEMA) filed suit Wednesday to protect coral reefs from being damaged by a port expansion dredging project in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. The gr...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 8M ago

Reef Cleanup Dives

Join us August 13 & 14 for Palm Beach County’s largest 2016, reef cleanup event, 8 boats leaving from several county-wide locations. Jupiter Inlet, Palm Beach Inlet and Boynton Inlet. Check ...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

Coral Disease Alert

FDEP and FWC are asking divers to report coral disease observations. There has been a re-emergence of coral disease in SE Florida and the Keys.  It seems that new locations are being affecte...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 11M ago

FDEP Initiates Enforcement Action Against Dredger for Reef Damage

Reef Rescue volunteer divers document reef damage and request FDEP action. In their complaint Reef Rescue supplied the FDEP with vessel tracking documentation and reef damage photographs all...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 1Y ago

Philippe Cousteau onboard with South Florida groups opposing Port Everglades dredging plan

Dredging Florida coral reef is ‘lunacy’ says Philippe Cousteau, grandson of Jacques. The same dredging plan that killed hundreds of acres of coral reef during Miami port expansion is planned...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

Reef Rescue Fundraiser

Force-E will be hosting a fundraiser for Palm Beach County Reef Rescue.  If you can’t make it to the event stop by your local Force-E Dive Center and donate. Every penny raised will go to Re...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

Palm Beach silt threatens coral reefs

Here is the text from the local CBS TV News story that was mysteriously taken down only hours after being aired. Advocacy group and Town of Palm Beach at odds over dredging project Story by ...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

End of Year Request for Support

Please consider making an end of the year, tax deductible, donation to Reef Rescue at: https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/1434187 Your support of Reef Rescue allows us to continue the work...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

Call to Action

Palm Beach County Sharks Under Attack The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has decided to open commercial shark fishing to begin January 1, 2016. This will target all s...
Reef Rescue Coral Reef Blog · 9M ago

Reef Rescue Fundraiser

The 10th annual Kayak-a-thon fundraiser is set for December 12, 2015. Paddle-Boarders Welcome. This event contributes a significant portion to our yearly financial resources that are used to...