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“War Zone” - Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease FORCE BLUE documentary

New Force Blue Coral Documentary Film Completed

FORCE BLUE has wrapped a documentary about Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease in the Florida Keys.
Gulf of Mexico Bryde's Whale

US Government Lists Gulf Of Mexico Bryde’s Whale As Endangered

The U.S. government announced this week that the Gulf of Mexico Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edeni) is endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Reef Check Diver collects data on coral bleaching and other ecosystem health indicators along a transect.

Reef Check: Coral Reefs Now More Resistant to Ocean Warming Than A Decade Ago

A new study, using 20 years of Reef Check data, finds that corals now can withstand higher temperatures before bleaching than they could a decade ago.
Bay Islands Reef Restoration

Coral Restoration Programs In Roatan Expanded

Turquoise Bay Dive and Beach Resort on Roatan's northeast coast and Subway Watersports, the on-site dive operation for Turquoise Bay, recently celebrated the three-year anniversary of the installation of the first coral nurseries in the Bay Islands of Honduras.
DeeperBlue.com's Francesca Koe Among National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Honorees

DeeperBlue.com’s Francesca Koe Among National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Honorees

DeeperBlue.com's own Francesca Koe is one of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation's 2019 Ocean Awards Gala honorees.
Operation To Save Coral From Disease Reaches Mid-Point In Florida

Operation To Save Coral From Disease Reaches Mid-Point In Florida

FORCE BLUE members and scientists have teamed up to tackle Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease in the Florida Keys.
Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands Have A Lot More Marine Life Than We Thought

If up until now, you thought the marine life around the Galapagos Islands was very diverse, you've been wrong. There's a lot more than that.
Plastic carrier bags and other garbage pollution in ocean

Divers To Team Up To Break Underwater Clean-Up World Record

Divers in the US and beyond will gather this coming June to break the world record for the largest underwater clean-up.
New Coral Nursery Installed in Bonaire

Elkhorn Coral Planting At Bonaire Dive Site Completed

An Elkhorn coral planting program at Bonaire’s Oil Slip Leak dive site has been completed.
Australia Launches Master Reef Guides Program

Australia Launches Master Reef Guides Program

Australia has launched a Mater Reef Guides Program to better inform and educate visitors to the Great Barrier Reef.
Sunset in South Florida

Key West Bans The Sale Of Certain Sun Screens

The Key West City Commission has voted to ban the sale of sunscreens that damage corals and marine life.
Aerial view photograph of small islands in the Solomon Islands.

Update On Solomon Island Oil Spill

An update from Worldwide Diving and Sail on the Solomon Island Oil Spill.
The Physical Benefits of Spearfishing

Florida Enacts Shark Fishing Protections; Protects Blue Heron Bridge

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) has enacted new regulations to protect sharks in its waters as well as the Blue Heron Bridge dive site.
Aerial view photograph of small islands in the Solomon Islands.

Solomon Island Oil Leak Endangers Coral Atoll

Oil spill in the Solomon Islands threatens reef and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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