The Bahamas is a nation of islands with 95% of our territory underwater. Our economy, livelihoods and culture are inextricably linked to the health of our oceans. BREEF’s mission is to promote the conservation of the Bahamian marine environment.
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More than 10 years ago, the Government of The Bahamas committed to protecting and effectively managing 20% of our marine environment by 2020 to ensure a healthy marine environment and sustain livelihoods in fisheries and tourism. With this deadline less than one year...read more
San Salvador is known as the place where the first steps into the New World happened and has long been globally recognized for its historical significance. This little island formerly known as ‘Guanahani’ has once again stepped into the forefront as the first island...read more
BREEF and the Island School are now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Bahamas Environmental Steward Scholars programme (BESS). The BESS programme is for motivated graduating high school students between the ages of 15-18 who are interested in learning more...read more