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This Keys Treasures Blog is for Conchs and Conch Wannabees with info about the Treasures of the Florida Keys. A one stop spot for all your News, Events, Opinions, History and more great articles. And you can add your comments. Below is a list of Recent Posts, Tags and Categories.

There are also many pages of additional information about Florida Keys Fishing, Diving, Boating, Resorts, Beaches, Restaurants, Job Listings and locations through the Florida Keys.

Coming soon will be a list of other Florida Keys Blogs. Stay tuned.

Recent Posts

NOAA Researchers Dive Slave Ship “The Ivory Wreck”
BY JOSH GORE Free Press Staff jgore@keysnews.com A group of federal maritime archaeologists are trying to uncover more details of
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Restrictions on Boating Events in the Florida Keys Mulled
When too many boaters drop anchor for an on-the-water Florida Keys party, the marine environment may suffer. Advisers to the
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Is It Time for a Jerry Wilkinson Research Library
The view out across the Atlantic from Jerry Wilkinson’s house is the stuff of dreams. Between the mix of sky and
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Islamorada Ecolodge Proposed for 83000 Old Highway
A Coral Springs urologist has revived his efforts to build an oceanfront eco-resort in Islamorada, In May, Bert Vorstman submitted
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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-ton two-masted schooner Caesar. The Caesar
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Reasons Abound for Fearing the Ocean
Dawn had just broken and I was paddling my kayak back to shore. The early morning was still. I heard
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Audubon: Roseate Spoonbill Nests Moving Inland
BY JOSH GORE Free Press Staff jgore@keysnews.com The roseate spoonbill, a wading bird long enjoyed by birdwatchers, recreational boaters and
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Pirates’ History in the Florida Keys is up for Debate
Pirate tales and the Florida Keys go together like ice and rum. Unfortunately, in the same way a glass of
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Safety 1st On Personal Watercraft
Recently Monroe County Fire Rescue personnel transported a critical patient to Ryder Trauma Center via Trauma Star air ambulance after
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Fishing Makes You A Better Person
Fishing is one of the most accessible outdoor sports. Nearly anyone, no matter age, income level or even fitness ability,
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Group Touting Underwater Luxury Hotel Near Key West
Just in time for World Oceans Day, an underwater luxury hotel still in the planning and fund-raising stage, is now featuring
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Historic Key West Lighthouse Closing for Renovations
BY ANTHONY CAVE acave@keynoter.com This is the interior roof of the lighthouse. Like other sections of the lighthouse, it shows
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Key West’s Historic Custom House being Renovated
  The Custom House was the location of the inquest into the 1898 sinking of the ‘USS Maine’ in Havana
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Funeral set for Gerald Mosher, co-founder of HTA
BY ANTHONY CAVE acave@keynoter.com Gerald Richard “Moe” Mosher brought the fireworks. The former Rotary Club of Key West president started
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Lobster Mobster Yasmany Escalona of Hialeah Arrested
21-year-old Hialeah man was arrested Sunday on multiple lobster-related charges after FWC officers found him illegally spearing lobster near Banana
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Here’s to Flipping out for Flip-Flops
For Florida Keys residents, flip-flops are likely the most basic and yet most popular item in the closet. This comfortable
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Big Pine Key Man Charged With Shooting and Killing Key Deer
BY KEVIN WADLOW kwadlow@keynoter.com A Big Pine Key man confessed to the Friday shooting death of an endangered Key deer,
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FWC Proposed Bonus Lobster in Mini-season – Harvest Lionfish
BY KEVIN WADLOW kwadlow@keynoter.com Lad Akins from the Reef Environmental Education Foundation carefully grasps a football-sized lionfish. The Pacific invaders
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Harvest Limits Coming for Barracuda
BY KEVIN WADLOW kwadlow@keynoter.com Barracuda are toothy predators. New rules governing their harvest are coming. New commercial and recreational bag
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Dolphin Fish Harvest Closing for Commercial Fishermen
BY KEVIN WADLOW kwadlow@keynoter.com Commercial fishermen have protested a federal closure to the Atlantic dolphin fishery that’s effective this coming
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30 Years of Reef Research in the Florida Keys Continues
  Project Baseline scuba and manned submersible diving teams will conduct operations from the 146’ long mobile diving platform, the
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