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.


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.


Coral Restoration

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



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

  • 13 Jul 2024

    Spiny Lobster (Crawfish) Closed Season

    It is Spiny Lobster Closed Season once again! This means that during the period of April 1st through July 31st…
  • 13 Jul 2024

    Bahamas- Hurricane Season

    Protecting Our Islands: The Role of Coral Reefs and Mangroves in Hurricane Season As we enter the start of hurricane…
  • 15 Jul 2024

    BREEF Summer Sea Camp- Eleuthera

    BREEF Sea Camp, Eleuthera Location: Haynes Library, Governors Harbour Dates: July 15th-18th, 2024 Ages: 8-14 years old Dive into an unforgettable…
  • 27 Jul 2024

    Kamalame Cay BREEF Lunch

    Kamalame’s fundraising lunch celebrates BREEF & Kamalame’s  joint commitment to ocean conservation. Enjoy the best of Andros with crab, lionfish…
  • 29 Jul 2024

    BREEF Summer Sea Camp- Andros

    BREEF Sea Camp, Andros Location: Kamalame Cay, Andros Great Barrier Reef  Dates: July 29th-31st, 2024 Ages: 8-14 years old *This camp…

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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