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Islamorada Resorts Named Condé Nast Traveler Best in Florida Keys

Amara Cay Resort and Postcard Inn Beach Resort & Marina have been recognized on the prestigious 2019 Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards list of the Top Resorts in the Florida Keys,...
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COMMUNITY BOARD

NOAA’s Restoration Blueprint was introduced at the Sanctuary Advisory Council’s meeting in August, and the community has been buzzing about it since. The proposal seeks to balance...
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REEF Fest to offer diving, socials and more

Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF) will celebrate the success and impact of marine conservation programs during REEF Fest, set for Oct. 17-20 in Key Largo. Sponsored by Capital...
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Revealed: Restoration Blueprint specifics for Middle Keys

On Sept. 30, staff from the Florida Keys National Wildlife Marine Sanctuary presented region-specific details of its Restoration Blueprint in the Marathon High School auditorium. The plan...
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GOLFIN’ CONCH STYLE – Funds raised for school, community programs

It was a “par-tee” of all sorts during the annual golfing-on-the-water tournament, the Conch Scramble, on Sept. 28. Participants decked out in costumes made several stops along...
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Shore to Sea: Marine education by locals for locals

In the Keys, life revolves around the ocean, the animals that live there, and the life it supports. MarineLab knows the ocean and wants to help locals...
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Paddling 4 Pups raises funds for FKSPCA shelter

Save the date! On Saturday, Sept. 28, the Florida Keys SPCA is hosting Paddling 4 Pups, a fundraiser for the local animal shelter. Participants will meet up...
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Deadline nears on lighthouse acquisition application

A deadline approaches as the federal government’s General Services Administration seeks applications from nonprofits and groups that want to preserve Keys lighthouses. The lighthouses — Alligator, Sombrero, American...
Coral Collaboration – Scientists, students and veterans join forces - A group of people swimming in the water - Florida Keys

Coral Collaboration – Scientists, students and veterans join forces

Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium has hosted its annual Staghorn Restoration Project with SCUBAnauts International and the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge (CWVC) since 2010. Mote researchers research...
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‘TROUBLED WATERS’

WLRN’s new documentary “Troubled Waters: Turtle’s Tale” explores the impact of human behavior on our environment — as seen through the lens of one of the Keys’...