REEF- Reef Environmental Education Foundation
Explore. Discover. Make a Difference.
REEF's mission is to protect biodiversity and ocean life by actively engaging and inspiring the public through citizen science, education, and partnerships with the scientific community. Founded in 1990 and headquatered in Key Largo, Florida, REEF connects ocean enthusiasts and the dive community with scientists and resource managers through data collection activities and educatoin initiatives. REEF's volunteers ahve created the world's largest marine life sigtings database, led teh way in lionfish invascion intervention, and prioneered research on the critically endangeered Nassau Grouper. RREF also offers a variety of ocean-focused education programs for all ages.