Late Summer Full Moons To Cue Spawning On Florida Keys Coral Reefs
Key Largo, Florida - Jun 13, 2012 19:29 EST
Divers and snorkelers have an opportunity to witness a fascinating annual phenomenon among coral reefs as boulder and branching corals release millions of gametes in synchronized mass-spawning rituals.
Sparked by the August and September full moons, the rare and wondrous underwater...
Florida Keys Divers Can Net Cash And Prizes For Bagging Lionfish
Key Largo, Florida Keys - Jun 12, 2012 23:01 EST
Divers planning trips to enjoy the Florida Keys living coral barrier reef also can help protect it and give back to the environment by capturing and removing non-native lionfish from Keys waters while vacationing.
A partnership forged between the Florida Keys...
Researchers Track Atlantic Bluefin Tuna To Learn Migration, Habitat Secrets
Amherst, Massachusetts - May 24, 2012 20:25 EST
New fish-tagging studies of young bluefin tuna in Atlantic waters off New England by researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are offering the first fishery-independent, year-round data on dispersal patterns and habitat use for the popular game fish. The...
New Species Of Fish Discovered In Sweden: Reticulated Dragonet
Gothenburg, Sweden - May 14, 2012 20:45 EST
Reticulated dragonet have been found in Väderöarna – "Weather Islands" – off the west coast of Sweden. It is not often that a new species of fish is discovered in Sweden.
Lars-Ove Loo is the underwater photographer who has captured the...