News & Updates From BREEF

Earth Day Snorkel 2018

Earth Day Snorkel 2018

Earth Day is almost here and BREEF would like you to help us celebrate our seas by joining us for an Earth Day Snorkel on Sunday April 22nd! We appreciate the value of our precious marine ecosystems that sustain our way of life! 2018 is “International Year of the...

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Spiny Lobster Closed Season

Spiny Lobster Closed Season

The Crawfish (spiny lobster) closed season in The Bahamas begins today (April 1st - July 31st). Spiny Lobsters generate an average of $65 million annually to the Bahamian economy. Let's support our fishermen and the conservation of Spiny Lobster by respecting the...

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Explore and Learn with BREEF Field Trips

Explore and Learn with BREEF Field Trips

It’s that time of year again at BREEF where we inspire students with fun and engaging educational experiences through our Field Trips and Classroom Presentations.   Students can have BREEF-lead field trips to the: sandy and rocky shores mangrove wetlands or coral...

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It’s Officially Open Season for the Nassau Grouper

It’s Officially Open Season for the Nassau Grouper

Let's be responsible fishers and consumers. Here are some of the fisheries regulations that are in place to protect this iconic species: Grouper and rockfish must weigh at least 3 lbs (approximately 17 inches in length) before being harvested. The use of SCUBA gear is...

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Our Condolences

Our Condolences

Thank you to Sir Durward Knowles for his great contribution to BREEF, to sailing and to youth development in The Bahamas. His love for the Bahamian ocean was contagious and we will always be grateful. Click For Nassau Guardian...

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Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings

This holiday season, BREEF would like to encourage you to support our local fishermen and our Nassau Grouper, by trying an alternative fish. BREEF suggests Lionfish is a tasty option. To learn more about the Nassau Grouper, check out some of our educational videos...

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Ocean Promotion Annual Appeal

Ocean Promotion Annual Appeal

Dear Friend of BREEF,   We have so much to be thankful for this year, and the ocean that sustains our life on earth is the top of my list. At BREEF, we are doing everything we can to protect it. Your support is what makes it all possible. I hope that you will...

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Education Coordinator Extended Deadline

Education Coordinator Extended Deadline

The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF) is looking for a dynamic person to join our team. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication and organizational skills with excellent follow through. Please click the link below for more...

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