Tags » Coral Reefs
What’s in your bucket list?
One of mine is to go scuba diving! Unfortunately, it costs a fortune to gear yourself up in oxygen tanks and submerge yourself beneath the deep blue seas to see marine life — especially if you do it in commercialized tourist spots. 687 more words
Blacktip Island’s Scuba Hunt Club will kick off lionfish season this weekend with an underwater safari along the Caribbean island’s west coast. Club members aim to cull as many of the non-native pests as possible with newly-developed underwater rifles. 462 more words
Study findings to help inform coastal management
FRISCO — Along with the stress of global warming and the disappearance of reef-grazing fish, corals are also beset by the increasing pace of coastal development — specifically dredging — which can increase the frequency of diseases affecting corals. 550 more words
Catastrophic window failures Thursday afternoon destroyed all but one entry in Blacktip Island’s Underwater Home Show. The Caribbean island homes were to be featured on HGTV’s “Pimp My Beach Shack” reality series highlighting alternative destination housing, with the winning designer to host a network DIY show. 431 more words