SeaKeepers’ Currents

April - May 2017
Florida - Bermuda - Azores

Programming Highlights


SeaKeepers Events

DISCOVERY Yacht Shredder
August 2017
Biscayne Bay

SeaKeeper Spotlight

Expedition Aboard DISCOVERY Yacht Harle
The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience of UF conducted another expedition collecting plankton samples from April – May 2017. On its two week trek across the Atlantic from Florida to Bermuda and then to the Azores, crew aboard D/Y Harle of Fleet Miami assisted with the deployment and retrieval of plankton nets.

Recent Event – SeaKeepers Founders
SeaKeepers hosted Founders 2017 on Thursday,
November 2nd to honor the 2016-2017 DISCOVERY Yacht Fleet, during the
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

Miami Herald: Tracking Water Contamination
The Miami Herald covered SeaKeepers recent scientist-led expedition with Miami Waterkeeper and CARTHE of the University of Miami onboard DISCOVERY Yacht Shredder of Fleet Miami. Participants used drifters to study a recently found leaking sewage pipe near Virginia Key.
View the expedition page.