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Do Coney Fish Spawn Every Day?
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Do Coney Fish Spawn Every Day?

During offshore dives, fish enthusiasts may spot the grumpy deportment of the coney eyeing them from a hollow in the reef. The coney (Cephalopholis fulva) is an expressive fish with a large golden eye, and markings that can change colour moment to moment. They are small members of the grouper family, which includes the black grouper, the largest fish commonly found on Bermuda’s reefs. 1. Coneys begin life as female, but as they grow bigger, to about 20 cm, most…


Saving Bermuda’s Seagrass

In Bermuda, seagrass is best known as the dish of choice for green sea turtles. Less well known, however, is the essential role it plays within our whole ocean eco-system. It provides protection and food for a variety of juvenile…


Vintage Bermuda Dog Shows

We’re looking back at some seriously vintage images of dog shows in Bermuda, which are not only interesting to look at, they're down-right hilarious too.       [caption id="attachment_15356" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Mrs. George Wardman with her Labrador retriever “Margaretha…

Hurricane Season 2023

The History of Hurricanes in Bermuda

It’s no secret that Bermuda has a long-standing relationship with hurricanes. In fact, if it weren’t for the hurricane of 1609, the Sea Venture would not have run aground on Bermuda’s reefs and our tiny island would have gone uncolonized.…


Cool Pools

Looking for a little inspiration to beat the summer heat? Even if one can only dream, these real pools belonging to locals are a treat to the eyes on a hot summers day!     Island Oasis Photograph by Ian…

Hurricane Season 2023

Everything You Need to Know About the 2023 Hurricane Season

Hurricane season is officially here. But, what exactly does that mean, and why? From this year's names to why they happen, here is our Hurricane 101. First thing is first, what is a hurricane?Before a storm becomes a hurricane, it…