Most lobster hunters are honest and well-intentioned. Very few think they can get away with poaching lobsters, breaking laws, not learning the rules or believing they won’t get caught. That is a bad decision.
Frink: “One of the most ecologically sensitive actions an underwater photographer can take is to picture the beauty, grace and majesty of these creatures in order to dispel the myth that sharks are out to get us and to educate people about their plight.”
Coralpalooza helps raise awareness for World Oceans Day, recognized internationally each year on June 8, as well as the importance of the restoration, preservation and conservation of the continental United States’ only barrier reef ecosystem.
White-bearded Texan Richard Filip on Saturday won the 2017 Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West’s annual Hemingway Days celebration that ended Sunday. The 71-year-old, a retired real estate franchise owner, triumphed over 152 other entrants in the contest’s final round.
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Seventh time’s a charm for Hemingway look-alike winner
A windy, sunny day in Key West
Dolphins visit Key West for Naval training
Meteor burning up over Lower Keys caught on dashcam