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Bahamas Expedition: First Dives in Bimini

Today was the real start of the collecting trip and was an exciting and productive day. We set out at sunrise down the Miami River, passing under several draw bridges. After a calm ocean crossing of about 4 hours we found ourselves in the beautiful blue waters surrounding Bimini Island in the Bahamas. All of our trip dives were to take place around Bimini. Keep reading and see the underwater pictures.


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Archived Blogs

Celebes Sea Blog

Check out the Celebes Sea blog to hear from Aquarium VP of Global Marine Programs Greg Stone and his trip to the depths of this Indo-Pacific sea.

Auckland Islands Blog

Read the Auckland Islands blog to learn about Aquarium VP of Research Scott Kraus and his adventures observing southern right whales way way Down Under.