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 ...

In an interview, Captain Bailey said he would like to be remembered as “someone who worked to ensure that sportfishing would be around for future generations to enjoy.” Prestigious award for USVI sportfishing Captain Kelvin ‘Red’ Bailey The Billfish Foundation has ...

Looking at Victor Hempel’s carved creations, it’s difficult to fathom how he knew there was a giant crab lying within a hunk of neem or that a sea turtle lurked inside a piece of star coral. His artistic insight is ...

Marine Industry Day Set for June 18 Educational games, a pirate show, propeller races, water taxi rides and boat displays, plus live music and food trucks, are just a few of the activities scheduled for the Marine Industries Association of ...

On March 8, the Hawaiian canoe Hokulea spent its 41st birthday in the British Virgin Islands, just one of many stops in a three-year voyage around the world to create global relationships and raise environmental awareness about the Earth’s oceans. ...

Charlie was scrubbing the bottom of a boat in Trellis Bay (Charlie just hates dirty bottoms) when he looked down and saw what he thought was an anchor, half-buried in the sand in about 15ft of water. He dove down ...

The Florida peninsula, surrounded by salt seas, ranks number one in the nation for boating based on annual sales, most recently totaled at $1.47 billion, according to the Chicago based National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA). What’s more, an estimated 70 ...

The Coastal Conservation Association (CCA), based out of Texas, is a national membership-based marine conservation group that stresses science-based fisheries management decisions. Going beyond catch and release, CCA strives for long-term coastal ecosystem health. On November 19-21, 2013 the CCA ...

Status of the endangered species, the Bluefin Tuna. ...