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Take Advantage of the Final 2014 Taste of Bonaire on Sunday, August 31, 2014
August 28, 2014 @ 16:47
Those visiting Bonaire over the past few months have definitely enjoyed the island’s Taste of Bonaire events where anyone and everyone gathers in Wilhelmina Park and enjoys music, arts and crafts, and the reason for the gathering--Food! This Sunday, August 31st, 2014, will be the final time this year to enjoy this unique event.
Bonaire’s Mangrove Info Center Launches New Web Site
August 27, 2014 @ 14:51
The Mangrove Info Center, located at Lac Bay, has just announced the launching of their newly renovated web site, which can be viewed at www.mangrovecenter.com.
The 2013 STCB Research and Monitoring Report is Now Available Online
August 26, 2014 @ 15:56
Sea Turtle Conservation Bonaire (STCB) was initiated in the early 1990s to protect the island’s marine turtle populations. Their current research and monitoring efforts, which were standardized more than a decade ago, include monitoring important nesting beaches around Bonaire, conducting intensive in-water netting and snorkel surveys (capture-mark-recapture), and tracking post-breeding turtle migration using satellite telemetry. These techniques provide STCB with a better understanding of Bonaire sea turtles’ breeding success, abundance, health, residency duration, habitat quality, growth rates, migratory paths, distant feeding grounds, and threats.
This Weekend Provides Opportunities for a Different Bonaire Experience!
August 8, 2014 @ 15:52
Weekends are normally filled with all sorts of activities featuring sun, sand, and sea, but this weekend, there are opportunities to enjoy different sorts of activities. Enjoy Antillean Wine’s monthly wine-tasting event, and then take a tour on the Zr. Ms Groningen, an ocean-going patrol vessel of the Holland Class.
Learn Your Bonaire Fish ID at the next CIEE Public Presentation
August 6, 2014 @ 17:20
The next presentation in the community education series of CIEE Bonaire will be held on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM. The guest speakers will be Carlos and Allison Estape, fish identification gurus and underwater photographers who work closely with REEF.