United Caribbean

United Caribbean

The United Caribbean Shipwreck located off the coast of Boca Raton, Florida is a commonly visited shipwreck site that Pompano Dive Center visits. The wreck sits at about 70 feet to the sand with the deck being at about 50 feet. History: Originally built in 1969 this...
Sun Anemone

Sun Anemone

Grand Bahama, Bahamas While snorkeling in the shallow waters off a private beach, I happened onto a small shallow coral reef and around the surrounding hard bottom of the coral reef were sun anemones. Sun anemones also called the Caribbean carpet anemone, make their...
Roughhead Blenny

Roughhead Blenny

Grand Bahama, Bahamas The roughhead blenny is a species of blenny native to the tropical western Atlantic Ocean. Making their homes in the holes of rock and coral. These blennies wait about a quarter to half-way out of their burrows looking for food particles floating...
Rock Beauty

Rock Beauty

This Rock Beauty Angelfish who resides at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park located in the Florida Keys more specifically Key Largo was one of the most inquisitive fish I have ever come across. Rock Beauty’s are usually quite shy and skittish making this...
Bubble Tip Shrimp

Bubble Tip Shrimp

Grand Bahama, Bahamas This anemone shrimp makes its home in this bubble tipped anemone. This can be seen as a symbiotic relationship between the shrimp and the anemone. The anemone provides a home and protection for the shrimp with its stinging tentacles. While the...