Bahamas Conch in the News

We’ve shared posts about conch populations before but a new study led by Dr. Kough from Shedd Aquarium found that the conch population declined 71% in 2016 compared to a 2011 survey in the Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park. View the full study here and a popular news article here.

By | 2017-08-08T13:13:23-04:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Conch, conservation, marine protected areas|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Bahamas Conch in the News

‘What will happen to the Bahamas when all the Conch is gone?’

“Let’s think about tomorrow, there are some simple rules to follow: preservation, moderation, we need some Conchservation. Conch Gone!”

Under the direction of Lavado Stubbs, ConchBoy films, with several musicians, a new music video came out today to help the conservation of conch for The Bahamas (article here). A widespread effort between entertainers and several conservation and management […]

By | 2018-11-14T20:29:11-04:00 January 13th, 2017|Categories: Conch, conservation, Current Events, Education|Tags: , , |1 Comment