Education & Conservation

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 is dedicated to educating Bahamians and visitors about protecting our coral reefs that protect us. We proudly reach over 3,500 students a year through our education programmes.

Education

We have so many opportunities for you to connect with nature. Whether you want to experience a nature walk, shallow-water snorkel or a field study, we’ll work with you to customize a fun and engaging learning experience.

Restore

Coral Restoration

Help us restore our coral reefs! We can train you on how to become a PADI Reef Rescue Diver.

Protect

Safeguarding

BREEF works to protect our ocean for future generations including 20% our ocean in marine protected areas.

Current Events

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  • 28 Sep 2020

    BESS internship begins!

    BREEF welcomes the 2020-2021 Bahamian Environmental Stewards Scholars!  Check out BESS Alumni, Kenaro’s highlights as a BESS scholar.
  • 28 Sep 2020

    Virtual Field Studies!

    Explore our beautiful Blue Bahamas with your students in a BREEF virtual presentation to the BREEF Coral Reef Sculpture Garden…
  • 07 Oct 2020

    Virtual Eco-Schools Bahamas Coordinators Workshop

    Under the theme “Lessons from hurricane Dorian and COVID-19: Building a resilient Eco-Schools Bahamas Programme,” participants in the three-day workshop…

BREEF and Rolex Partner to Preserve and Protect Nature.

The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF) and Rolex are celebrating their partnership for a better future with a short film about our beautiful blue Bahamas. The film highlights BREEF and Eco-Schools Bahamas students and the actions they are taking within their schools and communities to combat climate change and to sustain our way of life. Rolex’s Perpetual Planet initiative celebrates partnerships that encourage and inspire the next generation of underwater explorers and conservationists.Watch Film!

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It envelopes our islands, enhances our biodiversity, informs our culture and supports our economy

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