REEF Reef Environmental Education Foundation and Sanctuary Friends Foundation of the Florida Keys proudly welcomes David Shiffman, University of Miami Shark Researcher & Florida 2013 Marine Science Educator of the Year on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the REEF Headquarters, MM 98, to talk about why sharks matter: the ecological and economic importance of sharks, the threats they face, and how you can help.
Shiffman will speak about the current state of shark research and conservation and will be happy to answer any questions that you may have about sharks.
Lionfish are GREAT to eat and they are bad for our fragile ecosystem!
Tilden’s Scuba Center is teaming up with Sanctuary Friends Foundation and donating 50% of all entry fees and 100% of all raffle collections directly to the foundation. Sanctuary Friends is responsible for everything from maintaining the buoys in the sanctuaries to coral restoration and scientific research both in shallow and deep waters that that we dive in.
Whether you are avid bug collectors or you just want to help out a great cause, you should participate. All participants receive a cool hat ($20+ value) and an entry in our raffle. We will have so many categories to win and raffles to give away, it would be hard to walk away empty handed!
4650 Overseas Hwy Marathon, FL 33050 305-743-7255 Tildensscubacenter@gmail.com
$30 to enter, including a tournament hat and raffle entry. All participants are entered into weigh-in party raffle. Categories for Men/Women/ Kiddos. Over $7000 in prizes to win and give away.
Last tournament entry taken at Tilden’s at 9am on July 29.
Final Weigh-in at Tilden’s 6 p.m. July 30.
Click here for the Spines and Spiny Tournament information.
Friends in Focus Movie Nights
December 2014 and Jan 2015 Schedule
Sanctuary Friends Foundation Presents Friends in Focus Film Series at Marathon Power Squadron Building, 52nd Street Marathon Doors open at 6:30, Free Popcorn, Drinks Available for a small donation, Movie starts at 7 p.m.
Dec 16 Tuesday: Disruption 52 min\
Jan 6 Tuesday: GetVegucated 77 min
Jan 20 Tuesday: A Fierce Green Fire, 101 min