News & Updates From BREEF

Go Green Team!

Go Green Team!

Thanks to all who made today's Eco-Schools Bahamas Coordinators' Workshop a great success! Special thanks to Kendria Ferguson, Environmental Officer at the Ministry of Environment and Housing for her presentation on The Bahamas Government’s 2020 Single Use...

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Guarding Our Marine Heritage

Guarding Our Marine Heritage

BREEF and the RBDF celebrated the ending of an impactful six-day Marine Conservation Workshop today with its closing ceremony at the Coral Harbour Base. Bringing principal remarks was the Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Industry and Immigration, the Honourable...

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Nassau Sea Camp

Nassau Sea Camp

Attention Parents: Do your kids want to make a SPLASH this summer at camp? Register Now for BREEF Nassau Sea Camp!

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Happy World Sea Turtle Day

Happy World Sea Turtle Day

A day to appreciate and to learn more about these ancient and mysterious creatures. Did you know that the first few years of a marine turtle's life are referred to as the lost years? These years (which can be up to 20 years) are spent at sea and make it difficult to...

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Communities Assist With Marine Protection

Communities Assist With Marine Protection

Since 2016 the Bahamas Protected team and representatives from key government agencies, have reached out to Family Island communities for input on marine areas proposed for protection, as well as areas community members think should have protection. The team recently...

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Happy World Oceans Day

Happy World Oceans Day

Happy World Oceans Day, a day to celebrate the beauty and value the oceans have to offer. Let’s work together to reduce and even stop using plastic products, so that we can protect our beautiful oceans? Do you want to get to know the amazing underwater world that...

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BREEF is pleased to announce the next four young leaders in the Bahamas Environmental Steward Scholars Programme: Carlton Taylor of Exuma Crashonda Garvey of Grand Bahama Katelyn Cambridge of Harbour Island Stacy Pinder of Grand Bahama!

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World Environment Day

World Environment Day

Today is World Environment Day and BREEF asks you to #PassOnPlastic today, tomorrow and beyond. If you can’t reuse it, refuse it. Let’s keep our beautiful marine environment pristine so that we can enjoy it forever. #BREEF242...

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Stone Crab Closed Season 2018

Stone Crab Closed Season 2018

Today marks the start of the Stone Crab Closed Season. Here is a reminder of the existing Stone Crab regulations. 1) Possession, harvest or sale of fresh product during the closed season(June 1st- October 15) is prohibited. 2) It is prohibited to possess stone crab...

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