The Jacksonville Reef Research Team

Monitoring reefs for over 25 years!

Tax Identification Number:  59-2889442

Our Mission

The Jacksonville Reef Research Team is a non-profit [501(c)(3)], volunteer organization that uses research diving to deploy, monitor, and enhance artificial reefs offshore northeast Florida. The Team is committed to:

• Studying the development of reefs around suitable man-made objects.

• Assisting the public and scientific community of Florida by providing scientific data concerning artificial reef productivity and by locating and evaluating sites for artificial reef placement.

• Educating the public concerning the utilization of artificial reefs and developing a workable relationship with the scientific community and with other marine interests.

Team News

2nd Annual Northeast Florida Lionfish Rodeo

1,092 lionfish were removed from the waters off Jacksonville during the Rodeo!  Over 400 lionfish were removed during the 2013 Rodeo.

Check our calendar for the latest events!  Check our calendar often to see the dynamic speakers that we have scheduled this year.


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