When a rowboat named Grace was launched in July, it was a tangible sign of success for the My Brothers Workshop (MBW) Marine program ...

The critically endangered largetooth sawfish gained a lifeline when Caribbean added the species to the Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) ...

A keen interest in ocean conservation landed Montserrat’s Ashneil Jeffers a place onboard the Peace Boat in June. ...

Our feathered friends the perfect tool to teach kids about topics such as science and conservation. Enter BirdSleuth Caribbean ...

The main ingredient in the Caribbean where most signs come to life by a hand holding a paint brush or a very magical marker. ...

Two fresh Alkaline batteries will charge your phone up to a 35% in 45 minutes, and two Energizer Ultimate Lithium batteries from 2% up to 98% in 3 hours ...

A visit to Bois Cotlette is a good way to get a true taste of Dominica, as well as to find some real Dominica chocolate to bring back ...

Florida Keys Community College based in Key West offers an associates degree in marine environmental technology. The Keys also have a variety of environmental and research laboratories, aquaculture/mariculture facilities, ecotourism, and conservation and restoration projects. So, if one is passionate ...

With a waterproof action camera, there’s seemingly no limit to the incredible videos that can be recorded—above or below the waterline. The only limitation has been the length of an arm or flimsy selfie stick. With Shurhold Industries’ Camera Adapter, ...

Despite the rain, over 150 guests of all ages found fun new ways to learn about birds at the Migratory Bird Festival held in St. Martin in October. Created by an all-volunteer team from the Les Fruits de Mer association, ...

  There is nothing like sailing with the wind in your hair, sea spray across your face and sun warming every inch of uncovered skin. Unfortunately, these three natural elements – wind, water and sun – cause a triple threat ...

Snorkeling in the aquarium-like waters of Bonaire with its vast array of fish species and clear water, it's the parrotfish that had me chuckling ...

An international team of researchers studying globally declining shark populations report that they used carbon isotopes as biochemical markers in shark muscle tissue to identify where in the oceans the mobile predators have been feeding, in the hope that such ...

New signs read, “Do Not Feed, Attempt to Feed, Tease or Harass Wild Dolphins”, at Port Canaveral, one of the world’s busiest ports. The adhesive-backed placards warn such actions are illegal as specified under the federal Marine Mammal Protection act ...

  The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) recently obtained authorization by Maritime Archaeology Consultants (MAC), Switzerland AG, and the Colombian government to release new details from the successful search for the three-century old San José—a 62-gun, three-masted Spanish galleon that sank ...

I knew I had become a “local” on the island of Key West when I recognized Chris Peterson, drag queen extraordinaire, in his street clothes walking to work at La-Te-Da on Duval Street. I had seen the musical, “The Legend of ...

When Florida Keys developers dug canals to create waterfront residential areas off of U.S. Highway 1, the rock and sand in the canal was used as fill for homes’ foundations and roadways. But, not all canals were built in a ...

Greta the Great White Shark was one of the most engaging exhibits visitors saw when touring the Sarasota, Florida-based Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium this past winter and spring. The 14-foot long, 8-foot tall sculpture made entirely of plastic trash ...

There’s been a void of hotels catering to Fort Lauderdale’s boating community – until now. The nautically-themed TRYP by Wyndham Maritime opened in May. The 150-room hotel is the anchor of the four-star 168-slip Marina Bay Resort, one of the ...

Kick ’em Jenny is a submarine volcano located at 12°18´N, 61°38´W; approximately eight kilometres (five miles) off the north coast of Grenada. As far as scientists are aware it is the only live underwater volcano in the Caribbean. Thought to be ...