Sea Watch

Sea Watch
The state of our oceans, rivers and lakes. Southern Boating cares deeply about preserving the environment and the oceans we enjoy so much. Sea Watch has updates on reefs, national parks, conservation, climate and more.
Manatees Return to South Florida Waterways

Manatees Return to South Florida’s Waterways

They're baaaaack! Sunday is the official start of manatee season. This means that slow-speed regulations in South Florida’s network of waterways take effect. Manatees can't...
an image ofFlooded Road from rising seas

Our Rising Seas: Coastal Resilience

Rising seas are more than a threat. They’re a reality. It’s been a little more than a year since I first wrote about rising sea...

Watch Out– Rogue Waves Ahead!

Scientists have yet to determine how to forecast where and when rogue waves will strike. The 1972 blockbuster movie The Poseidon Adventure depicts a large ocean...
Ocean Eddies and oceanic circulation

Eddies in the Ocean

Put a Spin on It! Eddies in the Ocean effect more than just the water. For many years, oceanic circulations were considered to be fairly...
an image Can we eradicate lionfish?

How do we eradicate lionfish?

Is it possible to eradicate lionfish from our waters? In the past couple of decades since lionfish really started taking over the reefs in Florida,...

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