News & Updates From BREEF

Nassau Grouper Closed Season Begins Today

Nassau Grouper Closed Season Begins Today

Today marks the beginning of the Nassau Grouper Closed Season. This means that it’s illegal to land, purchase or sell Nassau Grouper from December 01st to February 28th. Let’s give them some time and privacy to make more Nassau Groupers. In the meantime,...

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Three Schools Awarded Green Flag Status On Grand Bahama

Three Schools Awarded Green Flag Status On Grand Bahama

Students of Bishop Michael Eldon, Freeport Gospel Chapel, and Lucaya International Schools are leading the way in protecting their environment through the Eco-Schools Bahamas Programme (ESB) on the island of Grand Bahama. On Tuesday 27 November 2018, Bishop Michael...

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Snorkel & Fish Survey

Snorkel & Fish Survey

Join us for a snorkel and fish survey. Celebrate having fish for the future. Learn how to identify and survey fish on the first day of the Nassau grouper closed season. Great fun for the whole family.

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Thank You For Celebrating With Us

Thank You For Celebrating With Us

The outpouring of generosity for our 25th Anniversary truly overwhelmed us. So many people, companies and organizations supported us with their time, energy, ideas, and financial resources. Thank you, gracias, merci, grazie , ありがとう, xiexie, danke sehr, kop khun,...

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Paddling To Celebrate 25 Years

Paddling To Celebrate 25 Years

Amber Nuttall, daughter of BREEF founder, Sir Nicholas Nuttall Bt., today embarks on a paddleboard challenge never before completed, to circumnavigate the island of New Providence to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Bahamas Reef Environment...

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Stone Crabs: Take the Biggest, Leave the Smallest

Stone Crabs: Take the Biggest, Leave the Smallest

Today marks the end of the Stone Crab Closed Season. The season is now open until 31st May. Here is a quick reminder of Stone Crab regulations: 4" minimum claw size. Possession or sale of females is prohibited. B.R.E.E.F. encourages you to practice sustainable...

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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...

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