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Tippy’s Plastic Pollution Challenge Winners

Tippy’s Plastic Pollution Challenge Winners

Reducing ocean plastic pollution in the Bahamas gets a new advocate from BREEF (Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation), in the form of Tippy the Sea Turtle, the new mascot for keeping our oceans plastic-free. Tippy’s Plastic Pollution Challenge was started...
Exploring marine life in San Salvador gets more hands-on

Exploring marine life in San Salvador gets more hands-on

Locals and tourists in San Salvador can now interact with marine organisms without getting their hair wet. Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF) and San Salvador Living Jewels Foundation (SSLJF) unveiled new marine conservation signage and the Sea...
Happy Endangered Species Day

Happy Endangered Species Day

BREEF is celebrating ENDANGERED SPECIES DAY by caring for our endangered corals, Acropora cervicornis, Staghorn Coral.   We are so grateful for all of the benefits we reap from our precious coral reefs: food, tourism, medicines and coastal protection from storm...
CHOOSE TO RE-USE: THOUSANDS OF PLASTIC BAGS COLLECTED BY STUDENTS

CHOOSE TO RE-USE: THOUSANDS OF PLASTIC BAGS COLLECTED BY STUDENTS

The Bahamas Reef Environment Education Foundation (BREEF) and students of the Eco-Schools Bahamas programme with support from the Lyford Cay Foundation, are tackling a major problem that impacts oceans and shorelines around the world. Two hundred and fourteen students...
Natural Resource Economic Valuation Consultant Deadline Extention

Natural Resource Economic Valuation Consultant Deadline Extention

The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF) in collaboration with the Reversing The Decline of Bahamian Coral Reefs project will contract a consultant to execute an economic evaluation of ecosystem services within the Bahamian marine protected areas...
Environmental Groups Reject China-Bahamas Proposal

Environmental Groups Reject China-Bahamas Proposal

The executive director of one local environmental group has warned against The Bahamas “selling our soul” to the Chinese and another stressed that sensitive marine habitats of the country simply could not withstand the large scale fishing initiative outlined in a...