Florida Keys Host Swimmers For Alligator Lighthouse Challenge

The Alligator Lighthouse Challenge event, on Saturday, 14 September 2019, was created to raise awarenessRead More…

Get a Bird’s Eye View On Top of the Key West Lighthouse

Key West is known for its pristine waters and beautiful summer days, but did youRead More…

Alligator Reef Lighthouse – Florida Keys History

Built in 1873, Alligator Reef Lighthouse stands guard in honor of its namesake, the USS Alligator.Read More…

Kenneth Lohmann Leaving His Mark Offshore Hammer Point Tavernier

For the past few months, Kenneth Lohmann has been building markers and placing them onRead More…

Snorkeling (Not Just) For Wimps Part 2 – Islamorada Alligator Reef

Islamorada Alligator Reef – This was my second ever snorkeling trip and I feel thatRead More…

September – Things to Do in the Upper Keys

With Fall soon approaching, Thursday, September 22, things are changing in the Florida Keys. September 5thRead More…

Sand Key Lighthouse Built in 1853 | The Florida Memory Blog

Lighthouses in the Florida Keys have a tough task to manage. The area is notRead More…

Florida Keys Reef Lighthouses Getting Help

The Florida Keys Reef Lights Foundation has received permission from the Coast Guard to replaceRead More…

Snorkeling at Alligator Reef Lighthouse Islamorada – YouTube

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Florida Keys Lighthouses Endangered Historical Resources

The 6 Florida Keys Lighthouses are among the 11 “most endangered” historic sites in the stateRead More…

Florida Keys History – Northwest Channel Lighthouse

1855: Northwest Channel Lighthouse was first lighted. This lighthouse was located eight miles (13 km) from Key West,Read More…

Old Key West Lighthouse Gets New Coat of Paint And More

Key West lighthouse was decommissioned back in 1969. But it recently got a thorough restoration,Read More…

Fowey Rocks Lighthouse Endangered Historic Places

The Fowey Rocks Lighthouse in Biscayne National Park has been listed by the Florida TrustRead More…

New Exhibits Opening: Lighthouses of the Florida Reef

The first survey of the Florida Reef was performed by naturalist Louis Agassiz aboard theRead More…

The Story of Lightship Captain John Whalton from Key West

The government’s first effort to mark Carysfort Reef came in the form of the 220-tonRead More…

Historic Key West Lighthouse Closing for Renovations

BY ANTHONY CAVE acave@keynoter.com This is the interior roof of the lighthouse. Like other sectionsRead More…

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